Dubai, September 20
Senior pacer Ishant Sharma suffered an harm throughout coaching on the eve of Delhi Capitals’ IPL opener towards Kings XI Punjab right here on Sunday, in line with a report. A report in Cricbuzz mentioned the 32-year-old Sharma injured his again throughout apply session and is about to be sidelined for a substantial time period.
Ishant, who has performed 97 Tests, was, nevertheless, not a certainty to make it to the DC enjoying eleven as he has had an underwhelming IPL over time.
India’s Mohit Sharma together with South Africans Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortze have been fielded as pacers in DC’s match towards KXIP right now.
Ishant has had a historical past of accidents within the latest previous. In January, he was sidelined attributable to an ankle harm and a month later returned to play a Test towards New Zealand, received 5 within the first Test in Wellington however missed out after recurrence of identical harm earlier than the second Test in Christchurch.
Stoinis rescues Capitals
Australian batsman Marcus Stoinis stole the thunder from Mohammed Shami with a belligerent 21-ball-53 which lifted the Delhi Capitals to 157/eight towards Kings XI Punjab of their IPL match right here right now. The Capitals scored 57 runs within the final 18 balls with Stoinis producing a whirlwind knock that had seven fours and three sixes. — PTI