Deepak Chahar ruled out of IPL 2022 with back injury

The Chennai Super Kings fast bowler, procured for ₹14 crore in the IPL auction, couldn't play a single game this season.

Deepak Chahar

Deepak Chahar is recovering in NCA, Benglaluru, from a quadriceps tear he suffered recently.   -  BCCI/IPL

In a big blow for Chennai Super Kings, fast bowler Deepak Chahar has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League with a back injury.

Chahar, who has also played for India, was procured by the Super Kings for ₹14 crore in the IPL auction. Chahar has been at the NCA in Bengaluru for a month now, recovering from a quadricep tear he picked up during the T20I series between India and the West Indies a couple of months ago.

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The Super Kings is languishing in the ninth place in the IPL points table, with just one win in five matches. The club is expected to sign up for a replacement player.

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