BCCI made it official that Rohit Sharma will join the India squad in Australia to get part in the Test series. Rohit who was denied in ODI and T20I squad is subjected to clear fitness test in order to get part in the Test series against Australia.
Team India set to play 3 T20I, 3 ODI, and 4 test matches against Australia. In which Rohit Sharma has denied due to a hamstring injury which he faced during the New Zealand tour.
In the Australia tour, India lost the ODI series trophy. And lifts the T20I trophy by beating Australia in 2-1 format.
Rohit Sharma Return to Australia tour
After clearing the fitness test in National Cricket Academy Indian opener Rohit Sharma set to fly Australia to get part in the Test series.
NEWS – Rohit Sharma clears fitness test, set to join Team India in Australia.
— BCCI (@BCCI) December 12, 2020
BCCI announcement read as “Team India batsman Mr. Rohit Sharma has completed his rehabilitation process at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru and is now clinically fit.
He has been rehabilitating and training at NCA since 19th November following a high-grade left hamstring injury suffered during the Indian Premier League (IPL).”
“The NCA medical Team was satisfied with the physical fitness of Mr. Sharma after assessing him on different metrics that tested his skills related to batting, fielding, and running between the wickets.
Mr. Sharma’s physical fitness has been satisfactory, however, he will be required to continue work on his endurance.”
“He has been given a detailed program to follow for the duration of the two weeks he will be quarantined for. He will be reassessed by the Team India medical team post his quarantine to establish his fitness status and a call on his participation in the Border-Gavaskar Trophy will be taken accordingly.”