Hardik Pandya won't be playing against Australia due to back stiffness
The Indian all-rounder, Hardik Pandya will not be playing the upcoming T20 and ODI series against Australia due to low back stiffness as mentioned by BCCI on Thursday.
Ravindra Jadeja will be replacing him in the ODI series. BCCI, however, has not announced any replacement for the T20 series yet making the Indian team down to 14 members.
Meanwhile, Pandya will be undergoing strength and conditioning work for his lower back in Bangalore's National Cricket Academy (NCA) from next week and is also a key player for India in the upcoming World Cup.