Sydney Marcus Harris could be replaced if opener Will Pukowski is not fit in the fourth Test to be played between India and Australia in Brisbane from Friday. Australian coach Justin Langer said this during a virtual press conference. Both teams are worried about their players’ injury before the fourth Test.
Pukowski was hurt while fielding
Fukovski, who was fielding on the last day of the Sydney Test, was trying to stop the ball by diving. During which his shoulder was injured. It was also Pukowski’s debut test match. Langer said at the press conference, “Pukowski’s shoulder was already swollen. He was about to undergo a scan after that day’s play. Now it has to be seen if he is fit before the match. If it doesn’t Marcus Harris will replace him. Langer hoped Pukowski would be fit, “Pukowski is a very talented and young player. He has just played the first Test. He must have been feeling mentally exhausted as well. We look at his condition before the match.” We are hoping that he will fit in and play before the match. “
Both teams are troubled by the injury of players
It is troubling for both teams to choose their playing XI before the fourth Test. Many players of India have also been injured. Whose doubt is in play. This includes Ashwin, Bumrah and Pant. Jadeja and Vihari have already been ruled out of the next match due to injury.