Ind vs SA, 1st Test: Jasprit Bumrah suffers right ankle sprain on Day 3, medical team monitoring pacer

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Centurion, South Africa Published: Dec 28, 2021, 05:37 PM(IST)

Ind vs SA: Bumrah suffers right ankle sprain on Day 3 in Centurion Photograph:( AFP )

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"Jasprit Bumrah has suffered a right ankle sprain while bowling in the first innings. The medical team is monitoring him at the moment. Shreyas Iyer is on the field as his substitute," tweeted BCCI.

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday said that pacer Jasprit Bumrah suffered a right ankle sprain while bowling in the first innings of the ongoing first Test against South Africa here at the SuperSport Park, Centurion.

Bumrah has walked off the field and as a result, Shreyas Iyer has taken the field as a substitute."Jasprit Bumrah has suffered a right ankle sprain while bowling in the first innings. The medical team is monitoring him at the moment. Shreyas Iyer is on the field as his substitute," tweeted BCCI.

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In the 11th over of South Africa innings, Bumrah left the field after twisting his ankle in the followthrough.India was bowled out for 327 in the first innings after Lungi Ngidi took a six-wicket haul. KL Rahul top-scored for the visitors as he played a knock of 123.

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