new Delhi: Team India batsman Shreyas Iyer was hurt in the ODI series against England, after which he was ruled out of the entire season of IPL 2021. Now big news has come about his treatment.
Shreyas’s shoulder surgery successful
Shreyas Iyer shared his latest picture from the hospital and gave a wonderful message to his loved ones. Iyer wrote on his social media account, ‘The surgery was successful and I will return soon with determination like a lion. Thank you for all the wishes of all of you. ‘
Surgery was a success and with lion-hearted determination, I’ll be back in no time Thank you for your wishes pic.twitter.com/F9oJQcSLqH
– Shreyas Iyer (@ ShreyasIyer15) April 8, 2021
Injured during fielding
During the ODI match played on 23 March, Shreyas Iyer’s shoulder was fractured. The incident took place in the 8th over of England’s innings, when Shreyas dived in an attempt to stop Johnny Bairstow’s shot from fast bowler Shardul Thakur.
Despite the injury, you will get full salary
Even after Shreyas Iyer’s exit from this year’s IPL, Delhi Capitals will give him full salary. Shreyas gets Rs 7 crore every season from Delhi and this year he will continue to get this amount. They will be paid the entire amount under the ‘Sportsmen Insurance Scheme’.
Rishabh Pant will be the captain of Delhi
Rishabh Pant has been appointed as the new captain of Delhi Capitals in place of Shreyas Iyer. Pant has been playing with this IPL team for a long time. The Delhi franchise had informed about this decision through its Twitter account.
Rishabh Pant will be our Captain for # IPL2021 @ ShreyasIyer15 has been expected out of the upcoming season following his injury in the #INDvENG series and @ RishabhPant17 will lead the team in his absence #YehHaiNayiDilli
– Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) March 30, 2021