Knee surgery rules Kieron Pollard out of rest of Surrey Blast campaign

Kieron Pollard has been dominated out of the remainder of the T20 Blast however is predicted to be slot in time to play within the Hundred after knee surgical procedure.

Pollard, 35, was a marquee signing for Surrey as certainly one of their two abroad gamers alongside his compatriot and shut good friend Sunil Narine, however suffered a knee damage early of their T20 season.

“Regardless of remedy, he has failed to enhance considerably and subsequently a call was taken to achieve a surgical opinion,” Surrey stated in a press release. “He has undergone profitable surgical procedure this [Tuesday] morning which is able to preserve him out of motion for the subsequent 4 to 6 weeks while he rehabilitates.”

Surrey have already certified for the quarter-finals of the Blast with 4 group-stage video games remaining, with 9 wins and a no-result from their first ten fixtures. Pollard made 99 runs in his 5 innings, with a strike price of 141.42, and took one wicket and one catch.

“That is vastly irritating as we now have been a dominant drive and I felt I used to be a part of one thing particular,” Pollard stated. “However I want the lads all the very best for the remainder of the marketing campaign while I get myself match and firing once more.”

Pollard, who retired from worldwide cricket earlier this 12 months, was a £125,000 signing by London Spirit within the Hundred draft and is predicted to return in time to play for them when the event begins in early August.

www.Eagles Vine


ESPNcricinfo is a sports news website exclusively for the game of cricket. The site features news, articles, live coverage of cricket matches, and StatsGuru, a database of historical matches and players from the 18th century to the present. As of March 2018, Sambit Bal was the editor.

Related Articles

Back to top button