Groin Injury

  • Injured Vettori out of NZ tour of India August 7, 2012

    Wellington, New Zealand: A groin injury has ruled veteran leftarm spinner Daniel Vettori out of the New Zealand cricket team to play two tests in India later this month. Offspinner Jeetan Patel was included in Vettori's place and may make his first test appearance since playing against Zimbabwe late last year. Australianborn...
  • Pradeep replaces Kulasekara for India ODIs July 23, 2012

    Hambantota: Sri Lanka have named Nuwan Pradeep as the replacement for their injured pace bowler Nuwan Kulasekara for the remaining four oneday internationals against India. Pradeep, a 25yearold rightarm bowler, would join the squad soon after his arrival from Zimbabwe on Monday, chairman of selectors Ashantha de Mel said. "He has been...
  • Utd defender Smalling out for at least 10 weeks July 22, 2012

    Manchester: Manchester United says that defender Chris Smalling will miss the start of the Premier League season after undergoing a foot operation that will rule him out for up to 10 weeks. Smalling, who was just recovering from a groin injury sustained in May that ruled him out of the European...