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England's Morgan injures finger ahead of World Cup - reports

England's Morgan injures finger ahead of World Cup - reports
Cricket - ICC Cricket World Cup Warm-Up Match - England Nets - Hampshire Bowl, Southampton, Britain - May 24, 2019 England's Eoin Morgan during nets Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra   -   Copyright  PETER CZIBORRA(Reuters)
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(Reuters) – England captain Eoin Morgan will have a precautionary X-ray after sustaining a finger injury ahead of the World Cup starting on May 30, British media reported on Friday.

Morgan picked up the injury to his left index finger during a training session and would be “going to hospital after practice”, the BBC reported.

Favourites England take on Australia on Saturday and Afghanistan on Monday in two warm-up games. They begin their World Cup campaign against South Africa on the opening day.

(Reporting by Shrivathsa Sridhar in Bengaluru, editing by Pritha Sarkar)

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