IPL 2023: From Jasprit Bumrah To Jonny Bairstow, Top 5 Injured Players And Likely Replacements - In Pics
In this collection of photos, we will take you through top 5 players that need replacement ahead of IPL 2023.
1. Jasprit Bumrah (Mumbai Indians)
Jasprit Bumrah, an Indian sprinter, will be out for six months. He will therefore miss the Asia Cup, the World Tennis Championship final, and the IPL 2023. Mumbai Indians will search for a seasoned Indian pacer to take his position.
Possible Replacement : Sandeep Sharma, Varun Aaron, Shreyas Gopal
2. Jhye Richardson (Mumbai Indians)
Aussie seamer Jhye Richardson, who has been sidelined for three months with a hamstring ailment like Bumrah, recently underwent surgery. The Mumbai Indians will be looking for an international death bowler with Archer and Jason Behrendorff in the lineup.
Possible Replacement: Chris Jordan, Lance Morris, Sean Abbott
3. Kyle Jamieson (Chennai Super Kings)
Kyle Jamieson of New Zealand, another pacer who has been ruled out of the competition due to a back ailment like Bumrah, is also out of the competition. After a break of more than six months, Jamieson was about to resume playing when the ailment reappeared, necessitating recent surgery.
Possible Replacement: Riley Meredith, Dasun Shanaka, Gerald Coetzee
4. Will Jacks (Royal Challengers Bangalore)
England all-rounder was scheduled to make his IPL debut before being forced to withdraw due to injury and will miss a few months of action. His career is advancing as a result of his impressive performances in the Hundred and SA20.
Possible Replacement: Michael Bracewell, Dasun Shanaka, Travis Head
5. Jonny Bairstow (Punjab Kings)
Jonny Bairstow, who has been absent from the action since September, still needs to receive medical clearance from the ECB before Punjab Kings can use him. Inexplicably hurt while playing golf, Bairstow missed the entire winter for England, including the T20 World Cup. The Kings will suffer a severe setback if Bairstow is unable to get healthy in time. Fans worried that Bairstow might not make the IPL 2023 when Australian hitter Matt Short began to follow Kings on Instagram.
Possible Replacement: Matt Short, Jason Roy, Tom Kohler-Cadmore