Marcus Stoinis joins James Pattinson in missing Australia A match

James Pattinson’s pace and fire will be missing from Australia A’s day-night match against the England Lions at the MCG from Saturday due to a back complaint, after he pulled up sore from bowling in cub cricket.

The Queensland pace bowler Mark Steketee has been called in to replace Pattinson, while Cricket Australia medical and fitness staff deliberate over whether Pattinson will require scans on his troublesome back.

On Wednesday, allrounder Marcus Stoinis was also withdrawn from the match due to a shoulder injury sustained in the last round Sheffield Shield matches. He has been replaced by Queensland’s Jack Wildermuth

In a worrying sign for Pattinson following his long and arduous return from radical back surgery in New Zealand to take his place on the 2019 Ashes tour alongside Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc, he complained of back and hip soreness following club games…

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