Prithvi Shaw ruled out of first Test due to ankle injury

Last Modified Friday, 30 November 2018 (16:04 IST)
Sydney: Indian opening batsman suffered a left ankle injury while attempting a catch at the boundary ropes in the tour game against CA XI at The Sydney Cricket Ground ahead of first at the beginning from December 6. 
"Shaw underwent scans this morning and the reports revealed a lateral ligament injury. He will be unavailable for the First Test against in Adelaide," the BCCI release stated. "He will undergo an intensive rehabilitation program to hasten the recovery and be available for selection at the earliest," release further said.(UNI)