Cricket News: Kolkata Knight Rider fans have been on a tenterhook situation after their star player Chris Lynn picked up a shoulder injury. During a T20 international against New Zealand, the Aussie Batsman picked up that Shoulder injury when he dived to stop a ball and landed on his shoulder awkwardly.
VIVO IPL 2018: Chris Lynn is optimistic to start the opener for the KKR.
This eleventh edition IPL will start from the 7th April and KKR will play their match on the very next day of commencement against RCB on their home ground, now Lynn has cleared and he can start the game for KKR in their opener.
This tie KKR brought the Australian hard hitter for Rs 9.6 from the auction, it was a surprising decision taken by KKR management after knowing the history of injuries of the Aussie star, he is very much injury, prone cricketer and there is high chance of him picking up an injury and to be ruled out form IPL eleventh edition.
The Aussies star avouches in an interview that right now he is doing well and his shoulder is also in a nice situation, he also added it will not the end of the world for him if he fails to recover in time for IPL.
The Aussie star voiced: “It’s tracking really nicely. It’s a short turnaround with the timeframe that we’ve got but it’s all going well,”
“The docs and the physios are happy so that’s all I can do. Fingers crossed I can keep going in the right direction and try to make myself available for the first game of the IPL. If not, it’s not the end of the world but I’m doing everything I can to get back out there,”