Matt Kelly joins Kolkata
3 months ago
Today in early hours of the days, the Kolkata Knight Riders have roped in Australia in pacer Matt Kelly as replacement for injured pacer Nortje for IPL 2019. Kelly has so far played 16 First Class matches, five List A games (One-Day) and 12 T20s.
The 24 years old represents Perth Scorchers in Big Bash League. So, far Kolkata has 3 injured pacers including Nortje, other two players are Shivam Mavi & Kamlesh Nagarkoti. Mavi & Nagarkoti were replaced by KC Cariappa & Sandeep Warrier respectively. Also, Andre Russell has got a blow to his hand during batting against Chennai Super Kings.