Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Pat Cummins has been ruled out of the rest of the season for the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 on Friday.
Australian Test captain is expected to return to Sydney after a hip injury cricket.com.au.
In five matches for KKR this season, Cummins was seven wickets quick, winning 3/22 against Mumbai Indians. In the previous match between the two sides, Cummins hit a half-century off 14 balls to give KKR a thrilling victory over MI.
The Knight Riders are alive in the playoff race with a slim lead with 10 points from 12 matches. Shreyas Aiyar’s side will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad next Saturday and their final league match against Lucknow Super Giants on Wednesday.
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