IPL 2020: Mohit Sharma returns home following father's demise

Delhi Capitals pacer Mohit Sharma has left for India following the death of his father ahead of his side’s Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 against Mumbai.

Delhi Capitals pacer Mohit Sharma has left for India following the death of his father.   -  FILE PHOTO/R. RAGU

Delhi Capitals pacer Mohit Sharma has left for India following the death of his father ahead of his side’s Indian Premier League Qualifiers 1 against Mumbai Indians in Dubai on Thursday.

Delhi Capitals players wore black armbands during the match as a mark of respect for Mohit’s father.

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The 32-year-old played just one match this season, against Kings XI Punjab on September 20, and took one wicket. Delhi Capitals won the match via Super Over.

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He was  a star bowler for India at the Cricket World Cup in 2015.

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