Murli Vijay, who had developed a wrist injury during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy 2017 and underwent surgery for the same, is still feeling some pain in the wrist.
He had missed the IPL rehabilitating his injury and was included in the squad for the Sri Lanka tour of 3 Tests. But Vijay felt pain in his wrist while playing a preparatory match for the Sri Lanka series. Now it has been declared that Shikhar Dhawan will be replacing Vijay in the squad.
BREAKING: Shikhar Dhawan to replace M Vijay for India's tour of Sri Lanka. Vijay felt pain in right wrist in preparatory match. #INDvSL— Wisden India (@WisdenIndia) July 17, 2017
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