- Washington Sundar had injured his hand in the IPL 2022 match against Gujarat Titans.
- Sundar will likely miss the franchise’s next two games.
- The versatile spin bowler has been an important figure for SRH, both with the bat and the ball.
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Against Gujarat Titans on Monday, Sundar couldn’t complete the 4 overs quota. In the three overs he played, Sundar had conceded just 14 runs. Although SRH won the match, Sundar’s injury became a concern.
“Washington tore the strap on his right hand, between his thumb and index finger,” the SRH head coach said.
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Sundar wasn’t the only one injured in the match against Gujarat. Top hitter Rahul Tripathi was also injured on the field. Speaking of Tripathi, Moody confirmed the injury was not serious.
“He’s fine, he’s just cramped,” Moody said. “It’s wet conditions and we run him to hot spots, so he covers a lot of ground in the first two or three overs. That’s something we might have to look at to make sure we get the most out of it. of him with the bat, because obviously he is a very valuable player for us.
With two wins from four matches, SRH are currently ranked 8th in the IPL 2022 points table. They will next face Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Friday.