IPL 2024 – LSG decide Matt Henry as David Willey withdraws from IPL 2024

Lucknow Tremendous Giants have referred to as up quick bowler Matt Henry to switch David Willey of their squad. Willey had pulled out of the beginning of this yr’s IPL on account of private causes, however has now withdrawn from your entire match.

England’s left-arm fast Willey was purchased by LSG at his base worth of INR 2 crore (approx. US $239,856) ultimately yr’s mini-auction in Dubai after spending the final two seasons with Royal Challengers Bengaluru. Willey had already been on the highway for 2 months within the lead-up to the IPL, having represented Abu Dhabi Knight Riders and Multan Sultans within the ILT20 and the PSL, respectively.

Earlier than that, Willey was in India, the place he performed the World Cup.

Henry, who was purchased by LSG for INR 1.25 crores, enters the IPL on the again a profitable residence summer season in Checks in opposition to South Africa and Australia. Earlier than that, he was the third-highest wicket-taker from his aspect on the ODI World Cup, the place he took 11 wickets at 28.63.

Total, Henry has performed 131 T20s, the place he has grabbed 151 wickets. However solely two of these matches have beforehand come within the IPL, which he performed for Kings XI Punjab in 2017. He bowled 5 overs throughout these matches, and managed solely a solitary wicket.

Henry had additionally given his identify for this season’s public sale, however had gone unsold. He has earlier been a part of Chennai Tremendous Kings’ squad, though did not get the prospect to signify them.

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