IPL 2021: Sam Curran Out Of Quarantine, Available For Selection For CSK's Next Match vs RCB
IPL 2021: Sam Curran Out Of Quarantine, Available For Selection For CSK's Next Match vs RCB

England all-rounder Sam Curran has finished his mandatory 6-day quarantine ahead of the second leg of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) which started in the UAE on September 19. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) clashed in the tournament opener in Dubai, a match which Sam Curran missed due to his quarantine.

Chennai Super Kings had to go into their high voltage clash against defending champions Mumbai Indians without the services of Sam Curran, who had been one of the breakout stars of IPL 2020, where he shined with both the bat and the ball.

Despite that CSK defeated MI quite convincingly with Dwayne Bravo performing the role of the all-rounder and performing with both the bat and the ball.

Sam Curran
Sam Curran (Image Credit: Twitter)

But the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have announced the return of Sam Curran in a video posted on their official Twitter account.

Sam Curran Seen Practicing Under Lights Ahead Of The Their Second Match Of IPL 2021

Chennai Super Kings have started their preparations for the big IPL 2021 match against Royal Challengers Bangalore, to be played this Friday in Sharjah. CSK posted photos on social media which saw the likes of Sam Curran, Faf du Plessis, Stephen Fleming, Cheteshwar Pujara, R Sai Kishore, and Karn Sharma practicing under lights.

Sam Curran coming out of quarantine was a piece of good news for the yellow brigade and is expected to be back in the playing XI. He was seen working on his batting and bowling in the nets. Curran was a big plus for CSK in IPL 2020, when they failed to make it into the playoffs for the first time in their IPL history.

Sam Curran, Chennai Super Kings, IPL
Sam Curran (Image Credit: Twitter)

Curran made 186 runs in 14 matches with the best score of 52 and picked 13 wickets with the best bowling figures of 3/19. In the first half of the IPL 2021, Curran made 52 runs and picked 9 wickets in 7 matches.

Chennai Super Kings went to the top of the points table after beating Mumbai Indians by 20 runs in their previous IPL 2021 game. Ruturaj Gaikwad scored 88* while Deepak Chahar (2/19) and Dwayne Bravo (3/25) starred with the ball, while Bravo also made 23 in 8 balls with three sixes to his name.

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