Ish Sodhi replaced injured Todd Astle in the New Zealand squad

Vastavam web:  Leggie Ish Sodhi today replaced injured Todd Astle in the New Zealand squad for the three match ODI series against India, commencing here on October 22.Astle, who sustained a groin injury in the first warm-up game against the Board President’s XI on Tuesday, has been ruled out of the entire ODI and T20 series. He could bowl just three deliveries in that game.Sodhi, who was originally only named in the Twenty20 squad, will replace Astle in the ODI side, it said.

Ludhiana-born Sodhi has so far played 18 ODIs and picked 19 wickets after making his debut versus Zimbabwe in 2015.”He deserved this opportunity and everyone in the team is certainly feeling for Todd. He’ll return to New Zealand and get himself ready for a big summer,” the coach added.