07 November 2023, 05:43 pm
Shakib Al Hasan is injured. The Bangladesh captain should be out of the field for at least four weeks. So the team is not getting his services for the rest of the World Cup. Enamul Haque Vijay has been called up as Shakib’s replacement player.
Vijay last played for Bangladesh last September. This top order batsman scored 4 runs off 11 balls against India in that Asia Cup match. After that, Bangladesh played the ODI series at home, but he did not get a place in the team. But this time Shakib’s injury opened his forehead.
Shakib got injured while playing against Sri Lanka yesterday. Shakib injured his left finger while bowling in his second over. Still fulfilled his bowling quota, picking up 2 important wickets. He also played a great innings of 82 runs with the bat.
The X-ray report after the match showed that he had a torn finger. He will not be able to play the next match. As a result, this World Cup ended here for him. He is returning home on Tuesday.
About Shakib’s injury, national team physio Bayezidul Islam said, ‘At the beginning of the innings, Shakib got hurt on his left index finger. He continued batting after taking painkillers with tape on his hand. Later, an emergency X-ray was done on his hand in Delhi after the match. It can be seen that the pip joint of his left hand is cracked. Shakib will need three to four weeks to recover. Shakib is going back to the country to start the rehabilitation process today.’