A former world no six, Parupalli Kashyap sustained a grade 1 calf muscle pull during the All India Senior Ranking tournament in Hyderabad (December 24-30) last month.
Virat Kohli was ruled out of the second Test against South Africa just before start of the game because of an upper back spasm, leaving K L Rahul to lead the side in the crucial match.
If runs have dried up on the field, Virat Kohli's off-the-field relationship with the BCCI hasn't exactly made matters easy for him as the establishment's poster boy isn't now on very good terms with the big wigs of the board.
Jamie Vardy was injured during Leicester City's 1-0 win over Liverpool on Tuesday. Manager Brendan Rodgers feels that the packed festive schedule and the extra demands placed on players played a significant role in the striker's injury.
Jasprit Bumrah suffered a sprain while bowling the penultimate delivery of the sixth over of the South Africa innings. He scored 14 runs to help India get past the 325-run mark, then dismissed Dean Elgar before walking off the field.
Kane Williamson was ruled out of the second Test against India on the morning of the first day with the nagging injury and New Zealand coach Stead confirmed on that the skipper is likely to sit out at least eight or nine weeks.
West Indies are scheduled to play three T20Is and three ODIs against Pakistan, starting December 13. All six matches will be played at the Karachi National Stadium, Karachi.
With Virat Kohli making a return to lead the side again, India were grappling to finalise the playing XI. But the last-minute injuries to three players solved the problem. The toss for the IND vs NZ second toss was delayed.
Lionel Messi created all three goals as Paris Saint-Germain registered a 3-1 win against Saint-Etienne in the French Ligue 1. The win helped PSG extend lead at the top to 12 points from second-placed Rennes after 15 rounds.
Ben Chilwell sustained the injury during Chelsea's 4-0 win over Juventus in the Champions League. Besides the England international, N'Golo Kante also twisted his knee and will miss the Premier League against Manchester United.
KL Rahul has a thigh injury. Suryakumar Yadav excelled in the recent T20 series against New Zealand that India won 3-0. India will play two Test matches against visiting New Zealand.
Chris Cairns is currently recovering from a spinal stroke that left him paralysed waist down, following several complicated surgeries.
Devon Conway played a crucial knock, scoring 46 off 38, as New Zealand chased down England's 166/7 with one over to spare in their ICC T20 World Cup semi-final match.
Jason Roy picked up an injury during England's final Group 1 game against South Africa on Saturday.
Firmino, named last week to Brazil's squad for matches against Colombia and Argentina, sustained the injury Wednesday during Liverpool's win over Atletico Madrid.
Pucovski sustained a concussion, reportedly the 10th of his career, and was still experiencing symptoms this week.
If Martin Guptill is ruled out of the India clash, it will be a big blow for the Kiwis, who had lost their pace spearhead Lockie Ferguson before the Pakistan match due to a calf muscle injury.
Torres has established himself as a regular in Spain's team under Luis Enrique and Manchester City player is one of their best source of goals.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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