IPL 2016: Shaun Marsh ruled out of IPL

Pavan Suresh / 02 May 2016
Shaun marsh ruled out

Kings XI Punjab batsmen Shaun Marsh has been ruled out of the IPL due to a back injury. Marsh picked up an injury during the match against Kolkata knight riders on 19th April and has been playing the games even after that incident. Kings XI Punjab is at the bottom of the table with 2 wins. Shaun Marsh is one of the players who in good touch.

Shaun Marsh has scored 159 runs in six matches at 31.80 with a strike rate of 118.65. His top score was against KKR where he scored 56 off 41 balls. Kings XI Punjab lost that match comfortably. Kings XI Punjab defeated table toppers Gujarat Lions yesterday but are still at the bottom of the table with only 4 points. Shaun Marsh missed the first match due to food poising. Shaun Marsh loss will be a big blow for Kings XI Punjab side. His absence will dent the chances of Kings XI Punjab side of progressing into the play-offs stage.

He will be returning back to Australia today as the Kings XI Punjab will discuss the replacements for this star batsmen. Shaun Marsh played some crucial knocks in the tournament. Shaun Marsh was one of the consistent batsmen for Kings XI Punjab. They need to win matches to stay alive in the tournament.

Shaun Marsh played for Kings XI Punjab at number 3. His ability to play big strokes and take singles will be missed by Kings XI Punjab team who needs to win most of their remaining matches in order to qualify for the playoff round.

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