IPL 2022: The team of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) has suffered a major setback. Actually, a player who single-handedly won the match for Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) has left him in the middle tournament.
Big blow to KKR’s team
Let us tell you that Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) fast bowler Pat Cummins will not be able to play further in IPL 2022 and will return to his country Australia to recover from a hip injury. According to a report by cricket.com.au, Australian Test captain Pat Cummins is returning to Sydney to regain fitness before the tour of Sri Lanka next month.
It will take fifteen days to be fully fit
Pat Cummins was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for Rs 7.25 crore. The report said that it is likely to take 15 days for Cummins to become fully fit. Apart from leading the Test team, Cummins is also an important member of the ODI and T20 teams.
Played only five matches in IPL this season
Meanwhile, the team management of KKR has not yet confirmed that Cummins will not be able to play in the further matches. Cummins has played only five matches in the IPL this season, in which he scored 63 runs apart from taking seven wickets. This also includes an unbeaten 56 off 14 balls against Mumbai Indians. KKR have only 10 points from 12 matches and are on the verge of being dropped. His next match will be against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday.