Levi could miss start of season

Cape Cobras coach Paul Adams is not sure when Richard Levi will recover.

Cape Cobras batsman Richard Levi

CAPE TOWN - Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras coach Paul Adams says they aren't sure when Richard Levi will recover from a back injury.

Levi was injured during preseason preparations and could miss the start of the season.

Adams says it's all about making sure Levi is ok.

"Richie has hurt his back and we are still assessing how we are going to go about it. He has gone for various scans and our medical committee is busy assessing it and looking at what is the best way forward for him."

Adams says they should know more in the coming weeks.

"We are not yet sure how long he is going to be out for."

The Cobras play their first Momentum One Day Cup match against the Unlimited Titans on 11 October.