In a significant setback to England’s T20 World Cup marketing campaign, quick bowler Reece Topley has been dominated out of the multi-team match after injuring his ankle throughout a follow session in Perth.
Topley rolled his left ankle throughout a fielding drill in Brisbane forward of England’s closing warm-up recreation towards Pakistan on Monday, October 17.
Topley was then despatched for evaluation, and a name was anticipated to be taken forward of his facet’s opening encounter towards Afghanistan on Saturday, October 22. The scan outcomes cleared doubts, confirming the left-arm seamer is unfit for participation within the ongoing T20 World Cup.
In line with a report in ESPNcricinfo, Tymal Mills , who’s within the travelling reserves of England squad together with Richard Gleeson, will substitute Topley within the closing 15.
Notably, Mills had carried out nicely eventually 12 months’s Males’s T20 World Cup within the UAE, with seven wickets in 4 video games. His participation in that match was ended by a thigh harm, and by the way, Topley was the one who changed him within the 15-member squad. Additional, the left-armer has ample bowling expertise of enjoying in Australian situations as he has been part of Brisbane Warmth, Hobart Hurricanes and Perth Scorchers within the Huge Bash League (BBL).
England’s revised squad for T20 World Cup 2022:
Jos Buttler (c), Moeen Ali, Harry Brook, Sam Curran, Chris Jordan, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Adil Rashid, Phil Salt, Ben Stokes, David Willey, Chris Woakes, Mark Wooden, Alex Hales, Tymal Mills.