NEW DELHI - In a major injury scare for team India ahead of their ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 opener against South Africa, Skipper Virat Kohli seemed to have injured his thumb during practice session at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton on Sunday.
It is unclear whether Kohli was batting in the nets or was busy in fielding training when he hurt his thumb.
The Indian skipper was photographed with physio Patrick Farhat, who was seen his applying a spray on his right thumb. Kohli looked in discomfort when Farhat was applying spray on his thumb. Later, Kohli was seen carrying a glass of ice water with his thumb immersed in it.