Ashes 2013-14: Matt Prior ruled out of final warm-up game against Australia Invitational XI

Matt Prior had felt tightness in his calf while attempting a quick single during the warm-up game against Australia A at Hobart © Getty Images

Nov 11, 2013
 
England wicketkeeper Matt Prior is set to miss the final warm-up game due to a calf injury against Australia Invitational XI starting November 13.
 
Prior had felt tightness in his calf while attempting a quick single during the warm-up game against Australia A at Hobart.
 
“Matt Prior has been ruled out of the tour game starting on Wednesday with a low-grade tear of his left calf. He will continue his rehab and recovery with a view to being picked for the first Test,” a spokesperson from ECB was quoted on the official website of the board.
 
Prior to expressed his unavailability on Twitter. England have suffered a few injuries early in the tour with Kevin Pietersen flying to Melbourne top undergo some scans over his recurring knee injury.