Virender Sehwag, Zaheer Khan to miss one-off T20 against Sri Lanka

Virender Sehwag had also missed the final ODI against Sri Lanka because of the problem AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Colombo: Aug 7, 2012

Virender Sehwag and Zaheer Khan were ruled out of India s one-off T20 against Sri Lanka to be played on Tuesday.

According to a report in Hindustan Times, the Indian opener is nursing a glute problem and has left for home along with Zaheer for treatment, according to team officials.

The explosive batsman had also missed the final ODI because of the problem.

Zaheer will be spending time at the National Cricket Academy to prepare for the upcoming two-Test series against New Zealand, starting in Hyderabad on August 23.

India clinched the recently concluded five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka by 4-1.