Mumbai- Mumbai Indians says Captain Sachin Tendulkar, who is in London for a routine check-up of an old toe injury, will be available for the 5th Indian Premier League.
Mumbai Indians captain Sachin Tendulkar joining the in-progress camp at Wankhede Stadium from 31st March 2012 and is totally available for the total IPL season 5. Sachin is in the UK to ask his doctor and will be back in India to join the camp from 31st March, Mumbai Indians said Wednesday.
Tendulkar have to rush to London Tuesday for a medical on an old toe injury, which has resurfaced and might need operation. He also missed Rahul David’s felicitation ritual here Tuesday evening.
Tendulkar picked up the injury nearly a decade ago. But it came back to trouble him last year’s forcing him to miss the ODI series in England in September. He had to ask an expert in London and was advice 4 weeks rest.
Tendulkar was also ruled out of champion League T20 which Mumbai Indians under the last year that’s time captain Harbhajan
The IPL starts in Chennai, where Tendulkar-led Mumbai Indians, the last year's runner-up takes on caring champions Chennai Super Kings, led by India skipper Mahindra Singh Dhoni at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium Chennai.