Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the upcoming T20 series against West Indies owing to a knee injury in Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy against Maharashtra.
Shikhar Dhawan gets another blow when his removal from the team was suggested by the BCCI medical team as his wounds still require some time to heal and for his stitches to come off. The injury of Dhawan chose an inopportune time as he was already struggling and anticipating to establish his position as an opener in the shortest format of the game. Shikhar Dhawan took to domestics to reagin the touch and hoped his good form will return.
Tables turned and destiny has landed him away from the team as of now and Kerela batsmen Sanju Samson is his replacement. The gentleman’s exclusion from the squad initially raised a few eyebrows owing to his potential and lack of chances offered to him. It’s a great opportunity for the youngster to display his talent and also to make a spot in the team ahead of the T20 World Cup.
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