With just a short span remaining for the beginning of IPL 2021, Australian pacer Josh Hazlewood has pulled out of the period. The 30-year old was important for CSK’s program.
The pacer needs to invest energy with his family in the wake of being in a consistent 10-month bio bubble. Presently the inquiry emerges who will be the substitution of Josh Hazlewood in the forthcoming Indian Premier League season.
As per reports, Faf du Plessis’ brother by marriage Hardus Viljoen may supplant the Aussie pacer. Viljoen is right now a net bowler for the Chennai group. The 32-year old pacer had made his IPL debut for Kings XI Punjab in 2019. In 6 matches, the Player has picked wickets in the group. He has played one test match for South Africa.
Viljoen can clock 140 KMPh reliably. Likewise, he utilises varieties to deceive the batsmen. He had enlisted himself during the current year’s closeout. Notwithstanding, he didn’t make it to the last rundown of players.
Hardus Viljoen had gotten married to Faf du Plessis’ sister in 2019. Plessis is a vital individual from CSK and is good to go to open for the group close by Ruturaj Gaikwad.
In the event that not Hardus, the establishment may likewise eye any semblance of Sean Abbott, Billy Stanlake and Mitchell McClenaghan. Sri Lanka’s young bowler Matheesha Pathirana is likewise in converses with supplant Josh Hazlewood.
The 18-year old pacer has gotten everybody’s eyes for having comparative activity to Lasith Malinga. CSK has roped him as a net bowler for this season. Matheesha has played the U-19 World Cup 2020 for Sri Lanka.
In the meantime, MS Dhoni and co. have moved their camp from Chennai to Mumbai. This year no group will play any match at their home ground.
Suresh Raina who had quit the association a year ago because of individual reasons will keep on batting at no.3 position. The southpaw played Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy for Uttar Pradesh as a groundwork for the super group.