Punjab Kings’ (PBKS) in-form skipper KL Rahul will miss the upcoming video games of the Indian Premier League (IPL) because the franchise revealed that he has been recognized with acute appendicitis.
PBKS introduced the news on Twitter forward of their conflict in opposition to Delhi Capitals (DC) at Narendra Modi stadium, Ahmedabad on Sunday. Rahul will endure surgical procedure and it’s unlikely he will probably be again in motion for the rest of the IPL 2021 season.
“KL Rahul complained of a extreme stomach ache final night time and after not responding to remedy, he was taken to the emergency room for additional exams which revealed that he was recognized with acute appendicitis. It is going to be resolved surgically and for security measures he has been transferred to the hospital for a similar.” Punjab Kings wrote in a tweet.
— Punjab Kings (@PunjabKingsIPL) May 2, 2021
Rahul is at the moment the main run-scorer of the event with 331 runs from seven video games at a mean of 66.20 together with 4 half-centuries.
The franchise introduced Mayank Agarwal as stand-in skipper for the rest of the IPL season in absence of Rahul.
Want KL Rahul nicely along with his surgical procedure for appendicitis and a fast restoration thereafter.
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) May 2, 2021
At present, PBKS are positioned fifth on the factors desk with three wins from seven video games. PBKS received their earlier match in opposition to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 34 runs. The skipper top-scored with an unbeaten 91 from 57 deliveries together with seven fours and 5 sixes. With 16 sixes within the event already, Rahul has hit essentially the most variety of sixes within the event to date.