south africa captain faf du plessis will pass over the the rest of his side’s confined overs tour to sri lanka after injuring his shoulder in sunday’s seventy eight-run victory that clinched the only-day worldwide series.
du plessis hurt his shoulder even as diving for a trap and performed no futher part inside the match.
“faf sustained an injury to one of the rotator cuff tendons in his right shoulder and could regrettably be unavailable for the relaxation of the tour,” team supervisor mohammed moosajee stated in a media release from cricket south africa on monday.
“he will want a rehabilitation length of up to 6 weeks to make a full restoration.”
the south africans preserve an unassailable 3-zero lead within the five-fit series, with the fourth game scheduled for the pallekele global cricket stadium on wednesday.
the groups can also be involved in a one-off twenty20 global in colombo on aug. 14 on the way to near the tour, which blanketed take a look at suits that were convincingly gained by using the house facet.
south africa’s subsequent venture will be a home constrained overs excursion through zimbabwe starting in past due september.