Jim Troughton, Warwickshire’s captain, is to bear a behind operation subsequent week after his damage flared adult again in pre-season training. The operation will order him out of a club’s pre-season debate to Barbados and automatically puts his aptness in doubt for a start of a deteriorate in question.
Dougie Brown, Warwickshire’s executive of cricket said: “After blank a latter partial of a 2013 deteriorate with an damage to his reduce back, Jim has been holding a full partial in a team’s pre-season programme given we returned to training in November. However after pang serve annoy it is transparent that he now needs to bear an operation.
“Whilst it is frustrating to remove Jim for what is an critical duration of credentials we contingency give him a best probable possibility of convalescent full aptness as shortly as possible.
“His deficiency will give some of a immature batsmen some-more time in a center while we are in Barbados and assistance them plea for a place in a starting XI when a domestic deteriorate gets underway.”