Archer might play solely two of the 4 away Checks in opposition to India and missed the IPL
England pacer Jofra Archer, who not too long ago returned to motion after lacking the now-suspended IPL, has been dominated out of the Check sequence in opposition to New Zealand as his elbow damage has resurfaced.
The 26-year-old performed a sport for his County aspect Sussex in opposition to Kent however needed to be pulled out of the sport after bowling simply 5 overs.
Earlier than this match, the quick bowler had additionally featured in a sport in opposition to Surrey final week in a second XI sport, bowling 29.2 overs. “England and Sussex seamer Jofra Archer has been dominated out of the LV= Insurance coverage Check Sequence in opposition to New Zealand beginning subsequent month,” an England and ales Cricket Board (ECB) assertion learn, “……He was affected by ache in his proper elbow when bowling and was unable to bowl within the ultimate two days of the match.”
Archer had declared himself match for the Check sequence in opposition to New Zealand, beginning June 2 in London, however the ache in his elbow scuttled his and ECB’s plan.
The cricket board is now pondering the appropriate therapy for Archer.
“The England and Sussex medical groups will now search steerage, and Archer will see a medical guide later this week to find out the subsequent plan of action on the administration of his elbow,” the assertion added.
Archer might play solely two of the 4 away Checks in opposition to India.
He skipped IPL to relaxation his elbow and later underneath went a surgical procedure on his proper hand to take away glass underneath his pores and skin after reducing his hand whereas cleansing a fish tank at dwelling earlier than the India tour.
The England squad for the New Zealand sequence will probably be named on Tuesday.