July 13, 2012
Team India suffered an early setback even before the season kicked off with Karnataka pacer, Vinay Kumar missing out on the Sri Lanka ODI series with a hamstring injury. Kumar will be out of action of atleast 3 weeks and will miss the 5 match ODI series against neighbours Sri Lanka which starts on July 21.
Irfan Pathan has been named as the replacement for the injured Vinay Kumar. The Baroda all-rounder had a disappointing last outing in the Asia Cup and will be hoping to make amends.
More to follow…