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Virat Cup: Vijay Shankar ruled out of ICC World Cup, Mayank Agarwal named as replacement

All-rounder Vijay Shankar has been ruled out of the ICC World Cup with a toe injury. Mayank Agarwal has been named as the replacement for Shankar for rest of the tournament.

In a major blow to the Indian team going into the business end of the 2019 ICC World Cup, all-rounder Vijay Shankar has been ruled out of the tournament with a toe injury. Mayank Agarwal has been named as the replacement for Vijay Shankar for rest of the tournament.

While the blow at the nets off Jasprit Bumrah did not  look very serious to start with, it seems to have got aggravated. On Sunday, India skipper Virat Kohli had informed at the toss during the England game that the all-rounder had a toe niggle and the signs of him playing in the game did not seem very promising