Rohit Sharma passed his fitness test on the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru on Friday and can go away for Australia early next week.
India tour of Australia 2020-21: Indian White-Ball Opener Batsman Rohit Sharma passes fitness test at NCA
The Border-Gavaskar Trophy is scheduled to begin with the day-night Test in Adelaide on December 17. Rohit has already been dominated out of the primary two Tests due to the 14-day quarantine rule in Australia. Rahul Dravid, NCA director, oversaw Rohit’s health take a look at.
Having set out 4 matches for the Mumbai Indians throughout the Indian Premier League (IPL) league section, Rohit returned and even made a 51-ball 68 within the closing to assist Mumbai to win a document fifth IPL title. However, he was not a part of the Indian contingent that flew instantly from Dubai to Sydney on November 11.
As a substitute, Rohit returned to Mumbai earlier than flying to the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru to work on his health. Earlier, India captain Kohli had mentioned that it could have been ideally suited for each Rohit and Ishant Sharma – dominated out of the Australia series – to finish their rehab in Australia.
“Somebody like (Wriddhiman) Saha, who additionally had damage throughout the IPL and is right here and doing rehab with the crew, so we’re conscious of his progress, and he’s on the suitable path to be sure that he’s match and accessible in time to play the Test sequence. And similar would have been the case with Ishant and Rohit as nicely – it could have given them an opportunity to get themselves match and be accessible for the beginning of the Test sequence,” Kohli had mentioned.