Mumbai: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday gave an update on the injury to Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma that both the cricketers were making good progress.
“Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma are making good progress. Their recovery is being closely monitored and their participation in the final ODI tomorrow will be considered before the match,” the BCCI said in a statement.
During the second T20I, Dhawan was injured after suffering an injury to the right rib-cage. He scored a match-winning inning of 96 off 90 balls.
Rohit was injured on the boundary during the Australian run chase. The right-handed batsman was included in the first wicket stand of 81 with Dhawan and scored 42 runs in 44 balls.
On Friday, India defeated Australia by 36 runs in the second ODI played at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot.
Indian bowlers bowled out the visiting team at 304. The hosts, who came out to bat first, scored a huge score of 340 runs.
With this win, India levelled the three-match series 1-1 after losing the first game by 10 wickets in Mumbai.