Mark Wood ‘sad and frustrated’ as he faces second elbow operation


England bowler Mark Wooden has permitted he wishes a 2nd elbow operation to have any probability of enjoying on the Twenty20 International Cup later this 12 months.

Wooden went underneath the knife in March after maintaining an harm within the first Check of that month’s West Indies excursion and has been progressively making his means against a go back.

After a few certain weeks of web follow the 32-year-old paceman became out for his outdated membership facet Ashington on the weekend, taking 5 for twenty-four in a North East Premier League conflict in opposition to Lanchester.

However he suffered an antagonistic response to his day trip and medics from the England and Wales Cricket Board now consider every other operation is the one technique to have him able for the match in Australia in October.

“It’s now not going neatly, in fact. I've been bowling for the closing two or 3 weeks within the nets, getting as much as just right tempo, best pace, however it sort of feels to stay deteriorating,” Wooden informed BBC’s Check Fit Particular.

“I used to be determined to only play any recreation, so it was once great to play for Ashington, my house membership, and simply play a fit as a result of I think I’ve labored so onerous during the last 3 months to get it proper.

“Sadly it has now not pulled up neatly. To be able for the International Cup I will be able to need to have that surgical treatment executed.

“I’m slightly unhappy and pissed off now, however what can I do? I’ve given it as just right a shot as I may.

Jofra Archer, left, is every other harm absentee in England’s tempo ranks (Alastair Grant/PA)

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“Once I performed that membership recreation it was once a sign in a fit of the way does it in fact really feel? The next day to come I will straighten my left arm totally, however my proper arm continues to be type of bent somewhat bit.

“There will have to be one thing occurring there I will have to want fastened. The disappointment for me is I’ve executed the whole lot everybody has requested. It’s simply now not giving me a destroy.”

Wooden is one in all a number of England speedy bowlers lately out of motion because of harm, becoming a member of Jofra Archer, Chris Woakes, Saqib Mahmood and Matt Fisher at the sidelines.