He will be undergoing surgery in Melbourne on Thursday.
Like Brisbane Heat, Hurricanes have also gathered six points in six matches and are currently poised seventh on the points table.
All the statistical highlights from Hobart Hurricanes' close win over the Perth Scorchers.
Tom Rogers has replaced an injured James Faulkner in the Hurricane's squad.
Abbott will be sidelined for three to four weeks.
All the statistical highlights from Hobart Hurricanes’ 25-run win against the Sydney Sixers.
Worcestershire's Wayne Parnell hammered an unbeaten 81 to guide his side to a two-wicket victory.
D’Arcy Short was named the Player of the Tournament of BBL|08 with 637 runs at 53.08.
In the recently concluded Big Bash League, D'Arcy Short ended up as the highest run-getter in the tournament.
All the major stats and numbers recorded during a close win for the Australians.