The fast bowler Jofra Archer has been a terrific performer across all the formats. He came into limelight in Big Bash league 7, where he picked up 16 wickets in 12 matches. Then, he got an opportunity with Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2018, where he was again impressive with 15 wickets. Due to these performances, he finally got to make his international debut in 2019 against Ireland and since then has never looked back. But his injury concerns have been making appearances and not allowing him to allow to play international cricket since 4-5 months.
The fast bowler Archer trolled media report where they reported Archer may be ruled out of entire summer which comprises of T20 World Cup and entire Ashes. Jofra was ruled out of the India test series and did not feature in the IPL due to elbow and also cut his hand with a knife. He returned to domestic cricket to play for Sussex but soon perished due to fitness issues and is not taking part in The Hundred either.
Jofra Archer quoted tweet of Mirror sport read, “you Guys Spoke to me” after the report mentioned that the fast bowler is not able to making fine progress and will meet sufficient progress.
The IPL 2021 Phase 2 is already receiving lot of tractions after majority of international players are all set to feature in the rescheduled tournament. The boards are also making special arrangements as they do not want to malign their relations with BCCI and also the tournament is being scheduled in United Arab Emirates, the same venue as of T20 World Cup. This will allow the players to be accustomed with the pitch and conditions, and keeping check of the strengths and weakness of other players as well.
The ECB and BCB has postponed the England Tour to Bangladesh to 2023, to allow the players to take part in the Indian Premier League 2021. The players like Eoin Morgan, Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Chris Woakes, Sam Billings, Liam Livingstone, Dawid Malan, Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow, and Jason Roy were the part of the IPL teams. While, Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer’s availability still remains in doubt due to different reasons.
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