Big update on Jasprit Bumrah’s fitness, know whether to play second T20 or not?

Jasprit Bumrah, who is returning from injury, was not included in the playing XI in the first T20 match against Australia in Mohali.

Jasprit Bumrah has played only 3 T20 matches for India this year.

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Two important matches of Asia Cup and then in the first T20 match against Australia team india The bowling of the last over disappointed everyone. The Indian team lost this match and in this poor bowling in the death overs played the biggest role. In such a situation, everyone is asking only one question that after all Jasprit Bumrah When will you get fit? He was not even fed in the first match against Australia. So the restlessness is high whether he will play in the second match? Team India has made it clear that Jasprit Bumrah is fit and ready to compete.

The star Indian pacer suffered a back injury during the tour of England in July, due to which he could not even play in the Asia Cup. He was recovering from a back injury and was included in the T20 World Cup squad apart from the current series. In such a situation, when he was not included in the playing XI in the first T20 match in Mohali, concerns were again expressed about his fitness.

Bumrah fit, ready to play

Now everything seems fine and there is no need to worry. At least that is what Team India’s star batsman Suryakumar Yadav has to say. Ahead of the second T20 match against Australia in Nagpur on Friday, 23 September, Surya dismissed concerns being raised over Bumrah’s fitness. In the virtual press conference, Surya said,

“I have no idea about the team’s plan on any player. This is not my department. Physio and team management can answer this question. However, the atmosphere in the team is good and all the players are fit and ready for the second match. He (Bumrah) is all set, nothing to worry about.”

Bumrah was missed

Bumrah played only one match in the T20 series against England, which is only his third match this year for Team India in this format. In such a situation, Bumrah needs maximum match practice before the World Cup. Not only this, Team India is in dire need of Bumrah as the bowling has looked very weak in his absence. Regarding this, Surya said, “Actually after the last match we did not discuss but there was dew in the ground. You have to give credit to Australia, they played aggressive cricket.”

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In the first T20 match even after scoring 208 runs team india had to face defeat as the Indian bowlers could not defend this target. In such a situation, now in Nagpur, the Indian team would like to return to the path of victory after paying the account of this defeat and if Bumrah plays his role in this, then along with the Indian team, the fans will also get a big relief.