Jadeja suffered a blow to his left thumb and dislocated it when he was batting on the third day of the drawn Test, including to India’s lengthy damage record.
“He later went for scans and the outcomes have proven that he has dislocated his thumb,” the BCCI stated in a press release.
“The all-rounder will now seek the advice of a hand specialist in Sydney earlier than he returns to India. He’ll then head to the Nationwide Cricket Academy in Bengaluru for additional administration of his damage.”
Center-order batsman Hanuma Vihari can be a doubt after he pulled his hamstring however continued to bat in the center in order to save lots of the check for the vacationers.
India have already had batsman KL Rahul (sprained wrist), and quick bowlers Umesh Yadav (strained calf) and Mohammed Shami (fractured arm) ruled out of the tour.
The sequence is tied at 1-1 and the ultimate Test might be held on the Gabba from Jan. 15-19, after which India return dwelling for a four-Test sequence in opposition to England that begins on Feb. 5.