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Shreyas Iyer joins Mumbai team for fitness camp; Arjun Tendulkar also got a place

Indian top-order batsman Shreyas Iyer was injured during the ODI series against England in March.

Indian batsman Shreyas Iyer, who is recovering from a shoulder injury, has been included in the 45-member squad selected by the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) for the fitness camp.Also Read – Prithvi Shaw hit a scintillating half-century, smashed the overs of Bhuvi-Hardik-Chahal, Watch Video

This 26-year-old player got injured during the ODI series against England in March and due to this he could not play in the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021). Also Read – Sunil Gavaskar turns 72; VVS Laxman, Virender Sehwag wish ‘Little Master’ a happy birthday

However, the 14th of the IPL had to be postponed midway due to Kovid-19 cases and now the rest of the tournament will be played in the UAE from September 19. Hopefully Iyer will be able to be a part of those matches. Also Read – KL Rahul has scored 5 centuries in the top order, why is he adamant on feeding him down?: Aakash Chopra

Apart from Iyer, the Salil Ankola-led Mumbai selection committee has also picked regular members of the Indian team Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Suryakumar Yadav, Shardul Thakur and Prithvi Shaw for the camp.

The son of legendary Sachin Tendulkar and left-arm fast bowler Arjun has also been named in the team. “The schedule of the fitness camp will be announced in due course,” the MCA said in a release.


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