Thatscricket - News - Sachin to leave for SA on wee hours of August 26
Published: Friday, August 24, 2001, 23:53 [IST]
Tendulkar puts off SA visit by 3 days
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Mumbai: Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar will take the early morning flight on August 26 to South Africa for treatment of his right toe by orthopaedic specialist Dr Mark Fergusson.[an error occurred while processing this directive]Tendulkar, who injured his toe during the last league match against West Indies in the triangular series in Zimbabwe on July 4, will take the 1.30 am (IST) South African Airlines flight to Johannesburg, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) sources said on Friday.The Mumbai star missed the on-going Test series and the triangular series in Sri Lanka due to the injury and is expected to be fit for the forthcoming tour of South Africa, the sources added.