World Cup 2019: Jos Buttler’s injury leaves England sweating ahead of West Indies clash

first_img Next World Cup 2019: Jos Buttler’s injury leaves England sweating ahead of West Indies clashWorld Cup 2019: Jos Buttler suffered a hip injury during England’s 106-run win over Bangladesh at Cardiff on June 8. He scored England’s fastest century against Pakistan in World Cup 2019.advertisement Reuters New DelhiJune 10, 2019UPDATED: June 10, 2019 20:44 IST Jos Buttler has been in sublime form for England in World Cup 2019. (Reuters Photo)England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler is “responding well to treatment” on his hip injury but remains a doubt for Friday’s World Cup match against West Indies.Buttler, 28, sustained “heavy bruising” on his right hip while batting and did not take to the field during the second innings as England beat Bangladesh by 106 runs on Saturday.”He is responding well to treatment and will be reassessed later this week,” the ECB said in a statement.”We anticipate he will train with the rest of the squad at the Hampshire Bowl on Wednesday ahead of the match against West Indies on Friday.”Jonny Bairstow took the gloves during the England innings in Cardiff and could take up the role again if Buttler fails to recover in time for their fourth league stage game in Southampton.Buttler, who scored 103 in England’s defeat by Pakistan last week, is the third-highest scorer in the tournament with 185 at an average of 61.66.Also Read | World Cup 2019: Afghanistan cricket board conspired against me, says Mohammad ShahzadAlso See:For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted bySaurabh Kumar Tags :Follow World Cup 2019Follow EnglandFollow Jos Buttlerlast_img read more

General Assembly President meets with Chinese minister during Asian visit

“They underlined the need to strengthen multilateralism, with the United Nations at its core, to address effectively the global challenges confronting the international community,” Jean-Victor Nkolo, spokesperson for the President of the General Assembly, told journalists in New York about today’s meeting.Dr. Treki and Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will host a high-level plenary meeting in September in New York to stress the importance of increasing efforts to achieve the internationally agreed upon Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the 2015 target year.In addition, Dr. Treki told Mr. Yang that he plans to hold General Assembly thematic debates on disarmament, peacekeeping, dialogue among civilizations, and the Middle East peace process.“Both sides emphasized the urgent need for a just and lasting settlement of the question of Palestine and a comprehensive peace in the Middle East and the enhanced role that the United Nations should play in that regard,” Mr. Nkolo said.He added that the Chinese minister also expressed his country’s support for development and peace in Africa, including the issue of piracy off the coast of Somalia. The Security Council yesterday raised the possibility of special international tribunals to deal with piracy and requested that the UN Secretary-General present a report within three months on possible options for prosecuting and imprisoning suspects in connection with piracy and armed robbery at sea near the Horn of Africa.Dr. Treki and Mr. Yang also discussed efforts to reform and strengthen the UN, including the ongoing debate over the composition of the Security Council. Later in the day, Dr. Treki visited with prominent Chinese scholars and researches at the China Institute of International Studies.He will attend the opening ceremony of the Shanghai World Expo before continuing his tour of Asia with stops in India and Pakistan. 28 April 2010General Assembly President Ali Treki spotlighted the United Nations’ priorities today as he continued his visit to China by discussing development topics and peace and security in the Middle East and Africa with Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi. read more