Since his cricket board refused to provide him a No Objection Certificates (NOC) to take part within the prestigious T20 event that kicks off on March 31, prolific England batter Jonny Bairstow will miss the entire IPL this yr. The leg harm that Jonny Bairstow, suffered in September of final yr is now therapeutic however will want rehab to prepare for the Ashes.
Nevertheless, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) granted all-rounder Liam Livingstone permission to take part within the IPL after he recovered from knee and ankle illnesses.
”Punjab Kings have some bittersweet information as England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has cleared Liam Livingstone for participation within the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) however has stopped Jonny Bairstow from collaborating,” a report in cricbuzz stated on Thursday.
”…given the lengthy harm lay-off, the ECB has determined to not challenge him (Bairstow) the NOC for the season, which kicks off on March 31.”
After struggling a number of fractures on account of an odd slide on the golf course in September 2022, Bairstow was unable to take part in England’s T20 World Cup successful marketing campaign in addition to the Check journeys to Pakistan and New Zealand.
Based on the supply, Bairstow, who had surgical procedure for a damaged leg and a dislocated ankle in October of final yr, will likely be again in motion in a couple of weeks.
Livingstone aged 29, additionally skilled a stop-start season in 2022 on account of an ankle harm sustained whereas competing within the Hundred occasions within the UK. Due to harm, he hasn’t performed for the reason that Rawalpindi Check in December. He just lately participated in low season coaching in Dubai with the Lancashire County Cricket Membership. Sam Curran, the costliest buy on the IPL public sale earlier this yr, is reportedly going to be obtainable for Punjab Kings, who shelled out Rs 18.50 crore for the quick bowling all-arounder