Iyer dislocated his left shoulder whereas fielding through the first ODI towards England on Tuesday and he’s set to bear surgical procedure, which is able to rule him out of motion for a minimal 4 months.
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“You recognize what they are saying, the higher the setback, the stronger the comeback. I shall be again quickly,” Iyer tweeted.
I’ve been studying your messages and have been overwhelmed by all of the outpouring of affection and assist. Thanks from… https://t.co/Ax2fJx0AA9
— Shreyas Iyer (@ShreyasIyer15) 1616662469000
“I have been studying your messages and have been overwhelmed by all of the outpouring of affection and assist. Thanks from the underside of my coronary heart to everybody.”
The 26-year-old can also be unlikely to play for English county facet Lancashire of their one-day match.
Lancashire had on Monday introduced the signing of Iyer for the match beginning on July 23.
Iyer suffered the harm within the eighth over of the England innings when he dived on a drive hit by Jonny Bairstow off pacer Shardul Thakur.
He regarded in great ache as he left the sector clutching his shoulder.
On Tuesday, the BCCI had said, “Shreyas Iyer subluxated (partially dislocated) his left shoulder within the eighth over whereas fielding. He has been taken for additional scans.”
Iyer had led Delhi Capitals to the ultimate within the earlier version of the IPL.
In his absence, the DC captaincy might be handed to both Rishabh Pant, Australian Steve Smith or senior off-spinner R Ashwin.
Parth Jindal, co-owner of Delhi Capitals, has wished skipper Iyer a speedy restoration. “Completely devastated and gutted for our skipper @ShreyasIyer15- keep sturdy captain – hope for a really fast restoration. Have full religion that you’ll come again even stronger from this. India wants you within the T20 World Cup,” Jindal tweeted.
Completely devastated and gutted for our skipper @ShreyasIyer15 – keep sturdy captain – hope for a really fast recov… https://t.co/en1i3ADXoD
— Parth Jindal (@ParthJindal11) 1616638875000