A freak injury while playing golf has ruled Australia’s backup wicketkeeper Josh Inglis out of ICC Twenty20 World Cup 2022.
T20 World Cup: Australia’s Josh Inglis ruled out after a freak golf injury (AFP Photo)
By India Today Web Desk: Australia’s reserve wicketkeeper Josh Inglis has been ruled out of the ongoing T20 World Cup after suffering a hand injury playing golf in Sydney on Wednesday.
Inglis cut his right hand when the shaft of his club — a six iron — snapped as he swung at the ball during a social round at a Sydney course three days before Australia was due to open its title defense against New Zealand.
“An incredibly freak accident,” Australia coach Andrew McDonald told the SEN radio network Thursday. “As he made contact with the ground, the shaft snapped around the grip area and cut into (the) palm of his right…