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Shreyas Iyer makes U-turn, set to play for Mumbai in Ranji Trophy 2024 semis

Shreyas Iyer makes U-turn, set to play for Mumbai in Ranji Trophy 2024 semis

After missing the quarterfinal clash, Shreyas Iyer has made himself available for Mumbai's semi-final match in Ranji Trophy 2024

Team India batter Shreyas Iyer has made himself available for selection in Mumbai’s semi-final clash in Ranji Trophy 2024. The development comes after he opted out of the previous game, citing issues with his back. The NCA then clarified that no fresh injuries were reported by the batter after he left Team India and that he was fit. This prompted speculations over Iyer’s status.

Shreyas Iyer to be available for Mumbai in Ranji Trophy 2024 semis

Yes, (Shreyas) Iyer has confirmed to Mumbai Cricket Association that he is fit now and is available for Mumbai’s semi-final match,” a source told TOI.

Mumbai will take on Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy 2024 semi-final that will commence from March 2.

Shreyas Iyer’s injury and whereabouts

Iyer made scores of 35, 13, 27 & 29 in the first two Tests before he was dropped from the squad for the remainder of the series.

Iyer has been struggling with back spasm since last 12 months. The batter underwent a back surgery in March last year and missed the entire IPL 2023 and WTC Final.

Iyer returned in Team India for Asia Cup 2023 but was forced to miss Pakistan game after complaining of back spasm.

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