Adil Rashid to miss England vs India white-ball series due to Mecca pilgrimage | Cricket News

Adil Rashid to miss England vs India white-ball series due to Mecca pilgrimage | Cricket News
Adil Rashid to miss England vs India white-ball series due to Mecca pilgrimage | Cricket News

England shall be with out leg-spinner Adil Rashid for his or her upcoming T20 and one-day worldwide matches in opposition to India as he shall be making the holy pilgrimage to Mecca; Rashid performed all three matches within the latest ODI series win over the Netherlands

Last Updated: 23/06/22 9:38pm

Adil Rashid will not be involved in England's white-ball series against India

Adil Rashid is not going to be concerned in England’s white-ball series in opposition to India

Adil Rashid will miss England’s white-ball series in opposition to India after being given clearance to make the holy pilgrimage to Mecca.

The Hajj is an annual journey to the sacred metropolis in Saudi Arabia that each one Muslims with bodily and monetary means are anticipated to perform as soon as of their lifetime.

Rashid has discovered it troublesome to make the pilgrimage due to timings and commitments, however the leg-spinner and his spouse will make the journey this weekend after he acquired the inexperienced gentle from each Yorkshire and the England and Wales Cricket Board.

The 34-year-old will miss a few of Yorkshire’s Vitality Blast video games and England’s Twenty20 and one-day worldwide matches in opposition to India however stated it felt like a “big boost” to get such backing from county and nation.

Rashid instructed ESPNcricinfo: “I’ve been wanting to do it for a little while, but I’ve found it pretty difficult with the timings.

“This yr, I felt as if it was one thing that I had to do, and one thing I needed to do as effectively.

“I spoke to the ECB and to Yorkshire about it and they were very understanding and encouraging, like: ‘yep, you do what you’ve got to do and then come back when you can’.

“Me and the missus are going and I’ll be there for a few weeks.

Highlights from day one of the third Test between England and New Zealand at Headingley.

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Highlights from day one of many third Test between England and New Zealand at Headingley.

Highlights from day one of many third Test between England and New Zealand at Headingley.

“It’s a massive moment: each faith has got their own different thing but for Islam and being a Muslim, this is one of the biggest ones.

“It’s an enormous factor for my religion and for myself. I knew that I wanted to do it whereas I’m younger and powerful and wholesome. This is one thing that I actually dedicated to myself that I’d do.”

England play India in a three-match T20 series beginning on July 7 earlier than a three-match ODI series from July 12.

Rashid performed in all three matches within the latest ODI series win over the Netherlands.

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