IPL 2020: CSK's Dwayne Bravo has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League 2020 due to groin injury

IPL 2020: Bravo has been an integral part of the CSK team for years and he was injured during the match against table-toppers Delhi Capitals. A huge setback for Super Kings as he has been ruled out of the IPL 2020 with a groin injury.

By Mohit Sindhu, Updated : Oct 21, 2020 15:31 IST
IPL 2020: CSK's Dwayne Bravo has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League 2020 due to groin injury
CSK's Dwayne Bravo has been ruled out of the IPL 2020

IPL 2020: Big breaking news came out for MS Dhoni's Chennai Super Kings(CSK) as their star all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been ruled out of the Dream11 IPL 2020 due to some serious injury. West Indies cricket team all-rounder Bravo, who has been suffered a groin injury in the previous match against the table-toppers Delhi Capitals. As a result, CSK captain MS Dhoni had decided to hand the final over to Ravindra Jadeja which results in their losing cause. As Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh already missed out on the IPL 2020 but the franchise did not go for any replacement.

The injury comes as a major blow for CSK and the franchise CEO announced today officially that “Dwayne Bravo is ruled out of the IPL due to a groin injury,” CSK CEO Kashi Viswanathan told PTI.

The 37-year-old Bravo, an integral part of the CSK team for years now, couldn’t bowl the final over against Delhi Capitals in a match in Sharjah on October 17 by due to which the team skipper MS Dhoni was forced to go with Ravindra Jadeja, who conceded three sixes and CSK lost this must-win match. So, this has been a massive blow to the already struggling side which has very slim chances of advancing to the playoffs.

MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings are languishing at the bottom of the points table with just three wins from 10 matches they have been played so far and they have the minimal chances of qualifying for the playoffs. And now a big set back for CSK team that their key player Dwayne Bravo has been ruled out of the IPL 2020.

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Super King's campaign also lost their senior players in the form of  Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh, both of them pulled out due to some personal reasons. The poor form of some of the senior players like Kedar Jadhav and Murali Vijay has also hurt most of them.

Dwayne Bravo played 6 matches and scored just 7 runs in two innings. However, he grabs some key wickets i.e. 6 wickets in as many games with an economy rate of 8.57.

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Chennai Super Kings(CSK) will take on the defending champions Mumbai Indians on this upcoming Friday, October 23, 2020. They will certainly find out the best replacement of Bravo to go through the remaining tournament and looking forward to their any outside chance to qualify for the semis.