Hardik Pandya has cleared the health test forward of the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is now all set to guide Gujarat Titans (GT), one of many two newly-added groups within the cash-rich event.
On the opposite hand, Delhi Capitals (DC) star batter Prithvi Shaw has failed the Yo-Yo Test. The 22-year-old opener was additionally current on the National Cricket Academy (NCA) to offer an replace on his health standing, however the end result turned out to be unsatisfactory.
According to a number of studies, Shaw scored lower than 15 within the Yo-Yo test, whereas the usual rating to clear it’s 16.5 for males.
“These are just fitness updates. Obviously, it doesn’t stop Prithvi from playing for Delhi Capitals in IPL. It’s just a fitness parameter and not the be all and end all,” a BCCI supply was quoted as saying to PTI.
“Look, he has played three Ranji matches back-to-back. Once you play three first-class games on the bounce, the fatigue can also affect your Yo-Yo score,” he added.
Hardik handed the Yo-Yo test with 17+ rating
It has additionally been reported that the medical crew on the NCA didn’t ask Hardik to bowl throughout the health test. But the Baroda-lad insisted on it to point out that he’s on monitor to make a comeback into the nationwide crew.
“He didn’t need to bowl at NCA but he has bowled for considerable time and in the range of 135 kmph. On the second day, he crossed the Yo-Yo test with flying colours with a 17-plus score which is much above the cut-off level,” the supply added additional.
Hardik final performed for India throughout the 2021 T20 World Cup in UAE and has been engaged on his health since then. Now, the query arises: Will he keep match even after the complete IPL? As it has not been the case for the reason that final two seasons.