Forward of the ICC Ladies’s World Cup 2022, Australia have suffered a giant blow as quick bowler Tayla Vlaeminck has been dominated out of the worldwide showpiece occasion as a consequence of a stress fracture of the navicular in her proper foot.
Vlaeminck obtained injured after Australia’s victory within the first T20I towards England in the ongoing Women’s Ashes 2022. She can also be dominated out of the additional video games towards the English facet. The Victorian bowled 4 overs within the collection opener however couldn’t get any wicket.
“Tayla has sustained an acute navicular stress fracture. She had the same damage in early 2020; this fracture fully healed and Tayla made a profitable return to play to worldwide cricket in March 2021,” stated Australian staff physician Phillipa Inge in an announcement.
“Tayla reported a return in mid-foot ache and subsequent photos have confirmed a recurrent stress fracture of the navicular. The Cricket Australia and Cricket Victoria medical groups will work collaboratively on the fast administration over the approaching days and a subsequent return to play plan. She will likely be unavailable for the Ashes Collection and ODI World Cup,” added Inge.
Nevertheless, the selectors are but to decide regarding Vlaeminck’s alternative within the Australian squad for upcoming World Cup.
Revised Australia squad:
Meg Lanning (c), Darcie Brown, Nicola Carey, Hannah Darlington, Ashleigh Gardner, Rachael Haynes (vc), Grace Harris, Alyssa Healy, Jess Jonassen, Alana King, Tahlia McGrath, Beth Mooney, Ellyse Perry, Megan Schutt, Annabel Sutherland.