Green can play in Nagpur Test: Australian coach McDonald
All-rounder Cameron Green is making a fast recovery from a finger injury and looks set to be included in Australia’s playing XI for the opening Test against India starting February 9 in Nagpur. Seam bowling all-rounder Green, who is recovering from a finger injury on his left hand, also took bowling practice in the nets at Alur. McDonald told reporters on the sidelines of the four-day training camp here, “We have not decided his place in the team sheet. I would not say that he was uncomfortable while bowling. ,
However, there are still some concerns regarding his batting. The head coach accepted this and said, “I would say that when he bowled, one ball went under the bat which can be uncomfortable for anyone. He has made very good progress in the last two days which is surprising to me as well. ”””” The coach said, ′′ So he still has a chance to join the team, everything is going well, he could probably be on the ‘team sheet’. ,
Captain Pat Cummins had earlier said that he would not bowl if Green was included in the Test. But Macdonald said he has made good progress. Green’s inclusion in the squad will give Australia the option of including an additional specialist spinner. McDonald said that his explosive opener David Warner is full of energy and is ready to make up for the poor performance of the last tour in the upcoming Test series. The coach said, “Since I have come here, I have not seen any fatigue in David Warner.