South African fast bowler Lungi Ngidi will not be able to play in the World Cup against India on June 5 due to injury. The South African team officially confirmed it. Ngidi played in the Sunday’s match against Bangladesh but due to the hamstring problem, only four overs could have been bowled by him.
The team’s doctor has said that Lungi’s injury will be scanned on Monday but according to the circumstances, he will not be able to get to the ground for at least seven or ten days.
The doctor said, ‘As a result, we did not allow them to bowl forward. They will be scanned on Monday but according to the situation, they will not be able to go on the field for the next seven to ten days. “
This is a major blow for the South African team. Team has already lost their two World Cup matches. They were defeated by the host team in the very first match. On Sunday, they again tasted defeat by Bangladesh.