Sam Curran complained of back pain after CSK’s IPL match against Rajasthan Royals last week.© Twitter
Unlimited West Indies versatile Dominic Drakes replaced injured on Wednesday England’s versatile Sam Curran in the Chennai Super Kings team for the rest of the Indian Premier League. The left-handed batsman Drakes has so far played in one first class, 25 list A and 19 T20 matches. Curran was excluded from the remaining matches of the IPL and also the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup due to a lower back injury he sustained during one of the IPL matches.
Chennai Super Kings take on the Punjab Kings on Thursday in their last league match at the Dubai International Stadium.