Roosh Kalaria, a left-arm medium-pacer from Gujarat, has been roped in by defending champions Mumbai Indians for the remainder of IPL 2021 as a replacement for Mohsin Khan, who was bought for Rs 20 lakhs in the auction earlier in the year.
Kalaria has thus far played 54 First-Class matches, 46 List A games and 31 T20s picking a total of 271 wickets.
Mumbai Indians Add Gujarat Pacer Roosh Kalaria As Replacement Of Mohsin Khan
Roosh Kalaria has played 54 First-Class matches, 46 List A games and 31 T20s picking up over 250 wickets in all; he has also hit 3 hundred in first-class cricket. The 28-year-old who hails from the city of Rajkot snapped a hat-trick against Kerala in the 2018-19 Ranji season.
The Mumbai Indians are currently placed fourth in the points table after winning 4 matches and losing 3 during the first half of the season. They will take on Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Sunday to resume their season as they look to defend their title and make a hat-trick of IPL titles.
Franchises name replacements for remainder of IPL 2021
The BCCI on Saturday announced the final list of the replacement the franchises have opted for. Several players have pulled out from the remainder of the season due to various reasons.
“Delhi Capitals Mumbai Indians Punjab Kings (PBKS), Rajasthan Royals Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) named more replacements for the remainder of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021,” a statement from IPL read.
Replaced and Replacement players list:
|No||Injured / Replaced Player||Team||Replacement Player|
|1||M Siddharth||DC||Kulwant Khejroliya|
|2||Chris Woakes||DC||Ben Dwarshuis|
|3||Mohsin Khan||MI||Roosh Kalaria|
|4||Riley Meredith||PBKS||Nathan Ellis|
|5||Jhye Richardson||PBKS||Adil Rashid|
|6||Dawid Malan||PBKS||Aiden Markram|
|7||Andrew Tye||RR||Tabraiz Shamsi|
|8||Jofra Archer||RR||Glenn Phillips|
|9||Ben Stokes||RR||Oshane Thomas|
|10||Jos Buttler||RR||Evin Lewis|
|11||Adam Zampa||RCB||Wanindu Hasaranga|
|12||Daniel Sams||RCB||Dushmantha Chameera|
|13||Kane Richardson||RCB||George Garton|
|14||Finn Allen||RCB||Tim David|
|15||Washington Sundar||RCB||Akash Deep|
|16||Jonny Bairstow||SRH||Sherfane Rutherford|
|17||Pat Cummins||KKR||Tim Southee|