Dubai, September 17
Cricket Australia revealed that Steve Smith is following “concussion protocols” that are essential for his return to cricket within the IPL and asserted that it’s “not willing” to compromise with the health of the Rajasthan Royals skipper.
CA stated it’s working in tandem with Rajasthan Royals to make sure his easy return to aggressive motion after lacking all the England ODI collection as a result of concussion suffered throughout coaching. “Cricket Australia has strict protocols when it comes to head impacts and concussions and, as we’ve seen over the last 12 months, we’re not willing to compromise on those,” CA’s head of sports activities science Alex Kountouris stated.
Smith together with different England and Australia cricketers was anticipated to reach right here on Thursday night time UAE time.
Smith was hit on the top throughout a internet session previous to the primary ODI in Manchester and since then recovered properly however not sufficient to play a aggressive cricket. Kountouris stated the franchise and CA shall be working collectively to watch Smith’s health. — PTI