Posted: 27 November, 2016 by Cricket Newsroom

Injury Setback For Australian Test Hopeful

Unlucky blow

Gun West Australian quick Jason Behrendorff is set to miss at the least the rest of his side’s Sheffield Shield clash against Queensland — and probably longer — after injuring his leg.

Behrendorff could only manage 12 out of WA’s 117 first innings overs and had to leave the field.

Scans later revealed an issue that seems likely to keep Behrendorff — who had 1/27 at that stage — out long term.

 

It’s a desperately unlucky blow for the 26-year-old who has been tipped to represent Australia.

 

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