IPL 2020: Ravichandran Ashwin updated about his shoulder injury

IPL 2020:

IPL 2020: Ravichandran Ashwin injured his shoulder during DC’s clash against KXIP on Sunday.© BCCI / IPL

Ravichandra made an explosive start to the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as he took two wickets in his very first over for Delhi Capital (DC) against Kings XI Punjab, but he soon became depressed as Ashwin He suffered a shoulder injury. The last ball of the over and took no further part in the match. On Monday, Ashwin took to Twitter to update on the status of his injury. “Last night I was in pain while going off the field, but the pain has subsided and the report of the scan is also very encouraging. Thank you for all your love and support, ”Ashwin tweeted.

DC head coach Ricky Ponting said earlier today that he hoped Ashwin would be fit to play against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the next Delhi match.

Ponting tweeted, “We will get to know about @ ashwinravi99’s injury soon and hopefully he is fine to play against the Super Kings.”

Delhi will play their second IPL match against CSK in Dubai on 25 September and will build on the momentum gained from their upcoming win against Kings XI on Sunday.

After the teams tied at 157/8, Delhi emerged victorious in the super over and dismissed Kings XI for just two runs.


Marcus Stoinis was the hero for Delhi with the bat and ball. He scored 13 runs in the final over to take away the crucial wicket of Mayank Agarwal (89 for 60), who threatened to take the game away from Delhi after scoring a half-century with the bat.

Ashwin dismissed Karun Nair and Nicholas Pooran in their first over, but went out of the ground groaning painfully after injuring his left shoulder while diving to stop the ball.

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