Jofra Archer was injured in the first match of the 4 Test series against South Africa. His right elbow was hurt.
The Rajasthan Royals got a big push early in the IPL. The ECB tagged Jofra Archer and tweeted, “Get well soon.” The Rajasthan Royals also tweeted, “We’re working with the ECB to help @JofraArcher secure a speedy recovery, and still hope to see him in a Royals jersey this season.#RoyalsFamily”
Jofra Archer’s injury is so serious that he will not be able to participate in the 2-Test series against Sri Lanka in March. Jofra Archer was injured in the first match of the 4 Test series against South Africa. His right elbow was hurt.
A statement issued by the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) on Thursday, 6 February 2020, said, “Jofra Archer has undergone a scan of the right elbow on Wednesday.” The scan itself confirmed the fracture. They will now undergo rehabilitation with the ECB medical team.”
Jofra Archer played 11 matches in IPL 2019. In this, he took 11 wickets. He also took 3 wickets in a match. Rajasthan Royals bought Jofra Archer as an all-rounder in the 2018 auction for Rs 7 crore 20 lakh.
Jofra Archer’s performance in the World Cup was England’s most successful bowler in the tournament. Jofra took 20 wickets in 11 matches of the World Cup. He also became the highest wicket-taker for England in any one World Cup. He has also played an important role in making England a world champion.