Shakib Al Hasan to miss remainder of 20-20 World Cup due to hamstring injury
Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan has been ruled out of the 20-20 World Cup. The southpaw suffered a hamstring injury in the game against West Indies. While chasing a delivery in the fifth over, Shakib pulled up his muscle. While he stayed on the field and bowled his four overs, his struggle was clearly visible. Later, he opened the innings for Bangladesh but was unable to play freely owing to the injury. Shakib was in very good bowling form and picked up 11 wickets in 6 games for his team. He also scored 131 runs for Bangladesh. Here’s our free cricket betting tips and guide. Do check here in our site.
Shakib sustained a left lower hamstring strain while fielding during the match against the West Indies,” team doctor Debashis Chowdhury said in a statement. “In clinical examination it was diagnosed as an injury of Grade 1 intensity. He is ruled out from participation in the last two matches of the tournament and until further review.”
Meanwhile, Bangladesh are out of the semi-final race having lost all their matches in the Super 12s. They are set to face South Africa and Australia in their remaining two games.