Reece Topley doubtful for England’s opening match due to ankle injury Reece Topley, England’s speedy bowler, might not be capable of play in England’s first healthy of the Men’s T20 World Cup against
Afghanistan on Saturday because of an injury in the left ankle. The 28-year-old injured his ankle after he stepped on the boundary sponge during a fielding drill.
He traveled from Brisbane to Perth in a protective boot, in which the healthy can be performed on Saturday, but England is optimistic the injury is not catastrophic. Topley, who has been in awesome form, can be monitored in the course of the week.