Every Indian Player Has to Go Through NCA: Ganguly on Bumrah's Fitness Test

Kolkata: BCCI President Sourav Ganguly on Friday asserted that Jasprit Bumrah’s health analysis can be finished on the Nationwide Cricket Academy after it was speculated that the Rahul Dravid-led physique shouldn’t be eager to conduct the take a look at in Bengaluru.

Bumrah is on his strategy to regaining health after being laid low by a stress fracture of the again. He lately bowled at India’s internet observe forward of the second ODI in opposition to the West Indies in Visakhapatnam.

“I’m not conscious of the difficulty. However Indian gamers must return to NCA and we are going to be certain it is snug and logistically simpler,” Ganguly instructed reporters right here.

He was responding to a report that Dravid had declined Bumrah’s request for a health take a look at on the NCA.

It was stated that the previous India captain is miffed with Bumrah’s resolution to endure rehabilitation beneath non-public trainers as an alternative of those from NCA.

The 26-year-old Bumrah, the No.1 ranked ODI bowler within the ICC listing, has been coaching with IPL franchise Delhi Capitals’ coach Rajnikanth Sivagnanam in Mumbai after recovering from the harm.

“NCA must be the primary and remaining level for Worldwide cricketers. it is a spot for Indian cricketers. Everybody has to undergo NCA,” asserted Ganguly.

“They play cricket everywhere in the locations yr lengthy. We can even attempt to see whether or not NCA physios can come and assist Jasprit in Mumbai. We are going to maintain the monitoring beneath NCA. We need to be certain there’s greatest individuals with NCA,” he added.

Ganguly lately visited NCA and held discussions with Dravid, who was appointed the pinnacle of cricket there in July this yr.

“There’s enormous hope from Rahul. He is been an incredible participant. You’ll get perfection and dedication. We are going to kind it out,” he stated.

“Now we have given Dravid the cost on the NCA to get it extra organised. Finally we are going to lengthen his function. I’ve spoken to him and the office-bearers. You’ll get to know the small print in every week’s time,” he added.


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