Uncapped Shahbaz replaces injured Sundar in India squad for Zimbabwe ODI series

By Sports Desk August 16, 2022

Uncapped all-rounder Shahbaz Ahmed has replaced the injured Washington Sundar in India's squad for the ODI series in Zimbabwe.

Sundar sustained a shoulder injury while playing for Lancashire against Worcestershire in the Royal London Cup last week.

The 22-year-old has been ruled out of the three-match series against Zimbabwe, which starts at the Harare Sports Club on Thursday.

Shahbaz, 27, could make his India debut after being given a late call-up for the tour.

VVS Laxman has taken on head coach duties for the series, with Rahul Dravid afforded a rest.

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