India ODI specialist, right-arm medium-pacer Praveen Kumar has withdrawn from the upcoming ODI series against South Africa due to an injury to his right elbow. BCCI secretary N Srinivasan announced on Tuesday that fast bowler Ishant Sharma, who played in the Test series will fly in as his replacement on Wednesday.
Series: India tour of South Africa -2010-11
Schedule: Jan 12 (12:30 GMT, 6 PM IST, 14:30)
Praveen Kumar played the only Twenty20 International on the tour at the Moses Mabhida Stadium on 9 January. India won the one-off match by 21 runs.