IPL 2021 : Washington Sundar Ruled Out Of Tournament,Akash Deep Replaces Him
RCB lead spinner Washington Sundar is ruled out of the second phase of IPL 2021 with a finger injury.
Washington fractured his finger in a practice match during India’s ongoing test tour of England and was sent home immediately.
Soon after Washington Sundar’s news of exit from IPL 2021 was confirmed in media, RCB released an official statement saying:
“Royal Challengers Bangalore’s all-rounder Washington Sundar has been ruled out of the remainder of the Vivo IPL 2021 due to an impending finger injury.
Akash Deep, a state cricketer from Bengal and net bowler with the franchise has been named as a replacement.
The 24-year-old Akash Deep made his T20 debut in March 2019 and has bagged 21 wickets at 16.35
His best haul of 4 for 35 came against Hyderabad in the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy this year