SYDNEY: Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry has been ruled out of the remainder of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup after sustaining a hamstring injury.
According to International news agency, Ellyse Perry sustained injury in her right hamstring while attempting a run-out against New Zealand in the ongoing T20 world cup.
Australian team doctor Pip Inge said, “Ellyse sustained a high-grade right hamstring injury,” adding, “It is expected to keep her out of the game for a significant period of time.”
She said, “The Australian board is currently exploring management options and will continue to support Ellyse through her recovery.”
The Coach of Australian Women team – Mathew Mott – said, “She gives her absolute best every time she takes to the field,” adding, “We are personally disappointed that she won’t have the opportunity to finish the tournament.
Perry will remain a member of Australia’s 15-player squad, with no changes to be made.
Australia, India, South Africa, and England have also qualified for the semi-finals of the Women’s t20 world cup.