IND A vs NZ A: Khaleel fractured the scaphoid bone in his left wrist during
India A’s first one-day match against New Zealand A at Lincoln on January
Left-arm medium pacer Khaleel Ahmed was on Saturday ruled out of India
A’s tour to New Zealand with a fractured wrist. Khaleel fractured the
scaphoid bone in his left wrist during India A’s first one-day match against
New Zealand A at Lincoln on January 22, which the Mayank Agarwal-led
side won by 5 wickets.
Khaleel had picked up 2 wickets and conceded 46 runs in his 8 overs in that
match Lincoln. The left-arm pacer missed the next one-day match which
New Zealand A won by 29 runs.
Khaleel Ahmed will fly back to India and continue his rehab at the National
Cricket Academy in Bengaluru. “His hand has been placed in a plaster cast
and the left-arm fast bowler has been ruled out of the remainder of India
A’s tour. NCA will manage his rehabilitation,” said BCCI in a release.