Fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah was dropped from Team India for personal reasons ahead of the upcoming fourth Test against England. Now information is coming out that Bumrah himself has taken leave for a few days because he is going to get married soon.
News agency ANI has quoted from its BCCI sources that Bumrah is about to get married and has taken leave to prepare for the same. The source said, “Bumrah has told the BCCI that he is getting married. He has taken leave to help in the preparations for the wedding.”
The ODI series between India and England is scheduled to begin in Pune on 23 March. The fourth match of the four-match Test series between India and England will be played from March 4 at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera. Team India is leading 2-1 in this series. If India wins this match or draws it, then it will reach the final of the World Test Championship.
There was speculation about Bumrah not being hurt , but it has been learned that he has not been hurt. Bumrah has sought permission from the BCCI to take rest for the fourth Test against England, which was accepted by the board. Bumrah was hurt in 2019 and had been out for four months. He returned in January 2020 and played cricket until a few months before the lockdown.
After the lockdown, Bumrah played in the IPL and Test series against Australia. Bumrah, who bowled 36 overs in the first innings of the first Test against England, bowled only 12 overs in three innings. Bumrah was ruled out of the second Test. He bowled six overs in the second innings of the first Test and six overs in the first innings of the third Test. He was not given a chance to bowl in the second innings of the third Test. Meanwhile, according to the report of Cricbuzz, Bumrah can also be left out of the three-match ODI series against England. Bumrah was earlier rested from the five-match T20 series against England.