Test team rallies around ‘shocked’ Usman Khawaja after brother’s arrest

The Australian Test cricket team has rallied around Usman Khawaja following the arrest of his brother for allegedly perverting the course of justice and forging a document.

Coach Justin Langer admitted Arsalan Khawaja's arrest on Tuesday was a blow for the batsman ahead of the first Test against India, which starts at the Adelaide Oval on Thursday.

“Shocked”: Justin Langer says the Test side is rallying around Usman Khawaja after the arrest of his brother.Credit:David Mariuz

"We're keeping an eye on Uzzie. It was a little bit of a shock for him. I know he's wife's here with him and we'll look after him. He'll be as cool and calm as usual out in the middle," Langer told SEN on Wednesday.


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