Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Shannon Gabriel lefts out of England tour

The West Indies fast bowler, Shannon Gabriel, has been ruled out of the England tour due to his back injury. Now, the touring team will have to play without him in the remaining of the series.
Shannon injured his back during the first Test match against England. He went under scan which was conducted following the match revealed a stress reaction in the lower spine.
There is no possibility for him to be included in the squad. He may take back to Trinidad & Tobago for rest and rehabilitation to ensure that he is fully fit before being selected for West Indies in the future.
Shannon Gabriel made his international debut with this series and claimed four wickets in the first Test against England.