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Dwayne Bravo injured, scan to reveal nature of injury

Posted by on February 24, 2011 0 Comment

New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) The West Indies suffered a setback as all-rounder Dwayne Bravo injured himself in the World Cup match against South Africa here Thursday.

He twisted his knee as he slipped on his follow through while bowling the 14th over and his third over of the innings.

Bravo immediately went off the field.

“The team physio is attending him. He will not play anymore, the nature of the injury will be known only after a scan tomorrow,” said a team official.

The West Indies team has been affected by injuries. Wicket-keeper Carlton Baugh and opening batsman Adrian Barath were injured in the warm-up matches and were replaced by Devon Thomas and Kirk Edrwards.

The West Indies face The Netherlands (Feb 28, Delhi), Bangladesh (March 4, Dhaka), Ireland (March 11, Mohali), England (March 17, Chennai) and India (March 20, Chennai).

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