Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer suffered an injury on Wednesday when he jarred his shoulder with the ground while fielding and had to walk off the field during the Indian Premier League 2020 game against Rajasthan Royals.Then , Delhi capitals captaincy were handled by Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane in previous match.
Delhi Capitals were considered as one of the Strongest Teams in this IPL2020 with their performance till now, they had a perfect team balance though they had injury concerns on their players like Ishant Sharma, Ravi Ashwin .At First , Ravi Ashwin injured his shoulder , but they replaced him with one experienced bowler like Amit Mishra. After some time, Mishra had a Finger injury and was ruled out of IPL 2020.But recovery of Ashwin didn’t affect the Team Balance of Delhi Capitals.
Now , DC lost a match against Mumbai Indians because of the Team balance since Rishab got injured due to a hamstring officially he will not be available for next 10 days in IPL 2020 which made Delhi Capitals to have forced change to bring Alex Carey for wicket keeping option by replacing Hetmyer.
Though they had a strong bowling attack , now they are struggling to have a strong middle order batting line up, also they have their next match in Sharjah against CSK till now there is no update on availability of Shreyas Iyer on next match by Delhi Capitals.
Shikar Dhawan Statement on Shreyas Iyer Injury ” Shreyas is in a bit of pain .We will know more tomorrow .His Shoulder is moving Touch Wood.‘
If Shreyas was unavailable they don’t have a proper middle order batsman in their bench they have to replace a bowler like Harshal Patel for upcoming matches as a batting allrounder , also Marcus Stoinis might be promoted up the order in the absence of Shreyas Iyer in their batting line up for the upcoming matches.