Just ahead of world cup Indian team got big blow as Ishant Sharma is out from the tournament as he has failed to pass the fitness test held today on 7 February, 2015. As per reports Mohit Sharma is likely to replace Ishant in Indian world cup 2015 squad.
There no official announcement regarding this till now from Indian camp but it is expected that it will be done shortly. Today injured players Rohit, Ishant, Bhuvneshwar and Jadeja gave the fitness test and Ishant is found not to fit enough to be a part of side in world cup. Bhuvi is fit and he himself announced this.
Bhuvneshwar Kumar was also injured but he is now fit and has mentioned that he is ready to bowl in cricket’s mega event beginning from 14 Feb. He said, “I have fully recovered at the moment. The last three four days have been really good for me and I am ready to play.”
India will be starting their title defending campaign against arch-rivals Pakistan on 15 February. Team will also play first warm-up game against Australia tomorrow.