Khushdil Shah injures left thumb
Pakistan Cricket Board on Sunday announced that batsman Khushdil Shah suffered a fracture in his left thumb. The injury has forced him to stay off the field for up to three weeks.
Khushdil, a 25-year-old left-handed batsman has played only one T20 match. He injured himself during a practice session.
“Left-handed batsman Khushdil Shah has been ruled out for up to three weeks after suffering a fracture in his left thumb while batting during Saturday’s training session in Derby,” PCB said in a statement.
“Khushdil is not featuring in the ongoing four-day intra-squad match and will not be available for selection for the second four-dayer, which will be played from 24-27 July in Derby.”
“As the nail is intact and there is no injury to nail bed, the orthopedic surgeon, team physician and team physiotherapist expect Khushdil to resume physical training by the end of the next week,” PCB said.