SHARJAH: Chennai Tremendous Kings‘ dying bowling professional Dwayne Bravo may very well be “out for a number of days or a few weeks” resulting from a groin harm, in line with head coach Stephen Fleming.
Bravo’s lack of ability to bowl the ultimate over price CSK their IPL recreation on Saturday as Delhi Capitals knocked off the required 17 runs.
“He (Bravo) appears to have a proper groin harm, clearly it was critical sufficient to maintain him from coming again to the sector, he’s simply actually disillusioned that he was not in a position to bowl the ultimate over, that is just about for what he’s within the crew for,” Bravo mentioned.
The seasoned all-rounder’s harm must be reassessed going ahead.
“He must be reassessed going ahead, at this stage, you’ll think about that it could take a number of days or a few weeks,” Fleming mentioned after CSK’s five-wicket loss.
Bravo’s harm meant CSK needed to give left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja the ultimate over.
“Sadly Dwayne Bravo obtained injured so he couldn’t bowl the final over, naturally he’s a dying bowler, that is the way in which our season has been going, we’re having challenges thrown at us,” Fleming mentioned on the post-match press convention.
“Jadeja was not deliberate to bowl on the dying, however with Bravo getting injured, we didn’t have every other possibility. We did nicely to create a state of affairs the place it might have labored for us however now we have to maintain working laborious and switch it round.”
The CSK head coach mentioned Shikhar Dhawan performed nicely however rued the dropped catches because the skilled left-handed opener guided DC dwelling together with his first IPL hundred.
“Properly, we gave Shikhar Dhawan a number of lives, he was taking part in nicely, we had alternatives to take his wicket early however we didn’t take them.
“He was taking part in aggressively and he was staying proper up there with the required run-rate, if we had obtained him out, we might have put strain on their middle-lower order, the sport might need been completely different, dropping three-four catches towards him was a bit too many.”
He mentioned the crew did nicely to succeed in 179 for 5, due to some good hitting in direction of the top.
“It was troublesome early on, the way in which we performed within the again 5 was promising, some good hitting from us to get there at 180, we if had taken our probabilities, it could have been a match-winning rating but it surely was to not be,” he added.