Archer had surgical procedure in March to take away a glass fragment from a tendon on his proper hand. (Getty Photos)
England quick bowler Jofra Archer has been dominated out of their two-Take a look at collection towards New Zealand beginning subsequent month attributable to ache in his elbow, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) mentioned on Sunday.
Archer had surgical procedure in March to take away a glass fragment from a tendon on his proper hand, an harm he sustained in January when an try to wash his fish tank went mistaken.
The 26-year-old was having remedy for a long-term elbow drawback on the time.
Archer returned to motion for county aspect Sussex towards Kent this week at Hove however solely bowled 5 overs in Kent’s second innings attributable to ache in his proper elbow.
He didn’t bowl through the remaining two days of the county championship match.
“The England and Sussex medical groups will search steerage, and Archer will see a medical guide later this week to find out the subsequent plan of action on the administration of his elbow,” the ECB mentioned in a press release.
Archer featured in two of England’s 4 Checks and all 5 Twenty20 matches throughout their current collection in India. He missed the beginning of the now-suspended Indian Premier League season.
The primary Take a look at towards New Zealand will probably be held at Lord’s from June 2-6 earlier than the second recreation in Birmingham from June 10.