Dwayne Bravo has been ruled out of the Caribbean Premier League with a finger injury. Bravo was a part of the Trinbago Knight Riders squad, yet following the injury, the franchise had to choose Kieron Pollard as the skipper.
He was required to be accessible for the last arranges however couldn’t make it as the damage was extreme enough to preclude him.
‘The next aim for me is rehab to try to get my fingers moving again, it is going to be a long process…I will be back playing competitive cricket in about two months’ time,’ Bravo was cited as saying by the Trinidad and Tobago Newsday as announced by ESPNCricinfo.
Prior, The BCCI had issued a notice to Dinesh Karthik on September 6 for supposedly abusing rules of his focal contract. Karthik was seen going to a Trinbago Knight Riders’ down and it abused his focal contract. Karthik needed to issue an expression of remorse to BCCI.
‘I have not participated in TKR in any capacity. During the 1st TKR game on September 4, Brendon McCullum had invited me to watch the game from the dressing room, which I did & also wore TKR jersey. I wish to tender my unconditional apology for not seeking permission from BCCI prior to embarking on his visit,’ Karthik said in a letter routed to the board.
‘My coming to Trinidad was at the invitation of head coach of Kolkata Knight Riders, Brendon McCullum, who also happens to be the head coach of TKR. He felt that it will be useful for me as a captain of KKR, to come for some discussions with him in regard to KKR,’ he included.