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Wood ruled out of 3rd Test against India

Wood ruled out of 3rd Test against India

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Mark Wood has been ruled out of this week’s third Test with India dealing a blow to the hosts’ hopes of levelling the five-match series which the tourists lead 1-0, reports AFP. The 31-year-old has a jarred right shoulder, a result of diving

headlong into an advertising hoarding when saving a boundary on the fourth evening of the second Test at Lord’s. Even though he bowled at speeds in excess of 93 mph (150 kph) on the last day of the second Test. The third Test will get

underway at Headingley on Wednesday. “Mark Wood has been ruled out of the third Test against India with a jarred right shoulder,” read an England and Wales Cricket Board statement on Monday.