Cricket-Stokes set to miss T20 World Cup, says coach Silverwood
England coach Chris Silverwood talked about he’ll make a late alternative on all-rounder Ben Stokes’ involvement throughout the Twenty20 World Cup, which begins subsequent month.
Stokes, 30, withdrew from England’s verify squad for the assortment in opposition to India after saying he would take an “indefinite break” from cricket to prioritise his psychological wellbeing.
Having struggled with a finger injury, Stokes missed England’s dwelling verify assortment in opposition to New Zealand in June nonetheless benriefly returned to aggressive movement ahead of schedule later that month to captain a second-string one-day side.
Silverwood talked about he did not want to rush Stokes once more into movement sooner than he was ready.
“I haven’t spok to him just yet because I want to give him as much space as possible,” Silverwood talked about.
“But I will not be putting pressure on him or rushing him, and whatever support he needs he will get. First and foremost, my only concern is for him and making sure he is okay.”
The T20 World Cup will occur throughout the United Arab Emirates and Oman from Oct. 17 to Nov. 14.
England shall be with out fast bowler Jofra Archer, who’s out until subsequent yr with an elbow injury. They will determine their 15-man squad for the occasion on Thursday.