India Today – Eoin Morgan has fractured his ring finger on his right hand (Reuters Photo)

HIGHLIGHTS
Eoin Morgan was ruled out of the World XI charity match vs West Indies
Morgan fractured his ring finger on his right hand
The injury requires about a week to heal once the swelling goes down

England’s limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan is hopeful of returning to the field for the on day international series against Australia next month.

Summary

  • Eoin Morgan has fractured his ring finger on his right hand (Reuters Photo)HIGHLIGHTSEoin Morgan was ruled out of the World XI charity match vs West IndiesMorgan fractured his ring finger on his right handThe injury requires about a week to heal once the swelling goes downEngland’s limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan is hopeful of returning to the field for the on day international series against Australia next month.
  • Morgan fractured the ring finger on his right hand while fielding for club side Middlesex against Somerset in a Royal London One-Day Cup match on Sunday and will not play for the World XI in Thursday’s charity Twenty20 game against the West Indies at Lord’s.
  • Morgan said he the scan have revealed that the injury requires about a week to heal once the swelling goes down.
  • I went for a precautionary X-ray about two hours ago and there’s a slight fracture at the top of my ring finger on my right hand, Morgan said.
  • Morgan out with injury, Afridi to lead World XI vs WI in Lord’s T20″It’s not a huge concern, one we can hopefully manage past about a week, once the swelling goes down.


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