Who can replace jasprit bumrah in cricket World Cup?
World Cup 2023: Will bumrah play in the 2023 world cup due to injury? What will the indian team look like without him? indian fast bowler jasprit bumrah is in question about whether he will play in the 2023 world cup due to a back injury. But he is unlikely to get fit ahead of the world cup matches. What will the indian team's plan look like without Jasprit Bumrah? The 50 Over cricket world cup 2023 is going to be held this year. india, the best team in world cricket, is hosting the mega event for the second time. In 2011, the indian team led by mahendra singh dhoni won. The Men in Blue then won the trophy after 28 years. After twelve years, Rohit Sharma's indian team will be trying hard to win the world cup again, but cricket experts feel that the indian team still has many flaws.
The team management, captain, and fans are all worried about the batting, the indian team has enough batsmen. India's bowling is what worries everyone. Moreover, the absence of fast bowler jasprit bumrah worsens the situation. Shortly before the t20 world cup, bumrah suffered a back injury after playing in a home t20 against Australia. Notably, he also missed the 2022 Asia Cup in dubai and india failed to win both of these tournaments. Not only that, india lost by ten wickets in the semi-final against england during the t20 World Cup. Subsequently, bumrah was left out of several series, including the Border-Gavaskar series. Also, his injury has ruled bumrah out of the 2023 IPL for mumbai Indians. For his injury, bumrah underwent back surgery in new zealand and is currently taking training at the National cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru. Given the sensitive issue of his back pain, it is certain that the NCA's staff, board, or team management will not rush him to play competitive cricket.
Based on this, everyone is wondering whether bumrah will be able to participate effectively in the 50-over world cup matches. On a positive note, he can enter the matches with good fitness.
But what if that's not possible? How is india going to play without Bumrah? Apart from that, the indian team should be prepared to data-face any situation. Even if Aishprit bumrah is participating in the 2023 world cup, the indian team should be ready to deal with any worst situation. So, who are the players in India's spotlight? There are not many new bowlers, although there are a few, some have injuries and some are out of form. mohammed shami and mohammed siraj are two players india is considering for the 2023 World Cup. Similarly, the management may also look at left-arm fast bowler Arshdeep Singh, who was brilliant in last year's t20 world cup, and deepak Chahar, who is suffering from injury.In another scenario, if the experienced Bhuvneshwar Kumar comes fit, he may also be considered for the indian squad. Kashmir-Express Umran Malik is the front-runner for Bumrah. Prasith Krishna, bowling all-rounder Shardul Thakur, who was out due to injury, and Avesh Khan, who caught everyone's attention with his wicket-taking skills, were there. With so many bowlers available, apart from jasprit bumrah, it is believed that the team management will focus on selecting the best bowling for the World Cup. But no one can deny Bumrah's ability to consistently bowl yorkers. Trying to develop someone else who can do at least half of what he does will benefit india in the long run.