Prodigious Victorian batsman Will Pucovski has suffered another concussion after being hit on the pinnacle by a cricket ball. The 23-year-old was hit on the pinnacle throughout coaching in Cricket Victoria’s indoor nets final Tuesday.
“Cricket Victoria confirms Will Pucovski received a knock to the head in training with Victoria last week,” a press release learn. “Will is currently managing his recovery in consultation with CV’s medical staff. We look forward to having him back at training as soon as he’s recovered.”
It provides another layer of fear to the wellbeing of Puccovski, who has sustained up to 10 concussions, which have affected his psychological well being and hampered his efforts to nail down a spot in Australia’s Test facet.
He is in a battle with state teammate Marcus Harris to accomplice David Warner on the high of the order for the Ashes, beginning in Adelaide on 8 December.
Pucovski made his Test debut towards India on the SCG in January, impressing with a primary innings 62 in partnership with Warner.
But the generational expertise injured his shoulder through the match and was dominated out of the fourth and deciding Test of the sequence. Pucovski later wanted surgical procedure to repair the problematic shoulder.
After simply 24 first-class video games, Pucovski is averaging 53.4 and has smashed six tons of for a high rating of 255 not out.