IPL 2021: Mayank Agarwal too lead Punjab Kings in KL Rahul’s absence?

According to PTI, Mayank lead the side in Rahul’s absence begins with tonight match against Delhi Capitals at Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.

“KL Rahul complained of severe abdominal pain last Night and after not responding to medication, he became in die Brought to the emergency room for more tests, die showed that he was diagnosed with acute appendicitis, “die team said in an explanation.

“It is solved surgically and for safety Measures he was taken to the hospital for the same “it added.

Rahul is expected to have an operation on Sunday evening at the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai. The team expects to become active again within a week or 10 days.

“Post his operation, his recovery will be in a bubble for him remains in a protected one environment (amid the COVID-19 pandemic), “said a BCCI source.

Rahul, who has led from the front and scored 331 points runs on average of 66.20, some are missing games comes as big Blow to the punjab kings, who tried to get hers campaign back on Track after winning just 3rd in 7th matches in the ongoing IPL 2021.

The report on PTI also added that Rahul’s friend and Karnataka teammate Agarwal will do it lead the side in at least die next three games.

Agarwal had missed that last game against RCB due to a injury he suffered in the previous one match against Kolkata Knight Riders, but has now won again full fitness and is expected to replace Rahul, although the original plan would have been drop Wicketkeeper Prabhsimran Singh. But now the Punjab keeper expected to keep his place in the side.

Punjab Kings, who never have won the IPL occupy fifth place in the reputation and will hope to improve on that begins with a victory in tonight match against DC, who defeated them in the second leg earlier this season.

(With PTI inputs)

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