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Buttler expected to be fit for West Indies game


English wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler is expected to recover from the hip injury he sustained during the game against Bangladesh and he is expected to play to the game against West Indies on Friday.

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England are back to the winning ways by beating Bangladesh by 106 runs after losing to Pakistan by 14 runs in their second game. The major issue that is going in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is the injury scare of players as some key players are injured in respective sides.

The hosts, England are also not exceptional in this issue. Their wicket keeper Jos Buttler had some problems around his hip region during the game against Bangladesh. As a precautionary measure he was taken off the field during Bangladesh innings and Jonny Bairstow did the glove worl for England.

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The latest update on Buttler’s injury is that he is responding well to the treatments and he is expected to take the nets on Wednesday. If all goes right, Jos Buttler will play against West Indies on Friday.

“Jos sustained heavy bruising on his right hip during the match against Bangladesh at Cardiff,” said an England spokesperson.

“He is responding well to treatment and will be reassessed later this week. We anticipate he will train with the rest of the squad at the Hampshire Bowl on Wednesday ahead of the match against West Indies on Friday.”

 

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