England’s Morgan injures finger ahead of World Cup

England captain Eoin Morgan during nets on May 24, 2019, at Hampshire Bowl, Southampton, Britain. (Reuters)

England captain Eoin Morgan will have a precautionary X-ray after sustaining a finger injury ahead of the World Cup starting on May 30, British media reported on Friday.

Morgan picked up the injury to his left index finger during a training session and would be “going to hospital after practice,” the BBC reported.

Favorites England take on Australia on Saturday and Afghanistan on Monday in two warm-up games. They begin their World Cup campaign against South Africa on the opening day.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:53 - GMT 06:53