New Delhi: A stormy match was played in IPL 2023 on the evening of 28 April. In this match played between Lucknow Super Giants and Punjab Kings, runs flowed like water. The boundary showered like raindrops. Once the brutality of the batsmen on the bowlers started, then it did not stop. However, while all this was going on, Marcus Stoinis of Lucknow got injured on the field.
The Lucknow team registered a stormy victory against Punjab, whose biggest hero was Marcus Stoinis. He was also adjudged Player of the Match for his performance in the match. But, after the end of the match, the update related to his injury is going to put KL Rahul and Co. in a bit of tension.
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finger injury during bowling, will be scanned
Marcus Stoinis got hurt while bowling in the match. During his second over in the match, Stoinis tried to stop a shot by Punjab Kings batsman Atharva Taide, in the same attempt injured his finger, after which he could not even bowl the remaining ball of his over.
Stoinis moaned due to injury. He sat down on his knees, after which the physio had to come on the field. But, when even that did not work, he was taken out of the field. However, now the latest update in this is about his scan, about which Stoinis himself had said after the match.
After the match was over, the hero of Lucknow’s victory said about his injury, “It is fine now but it will be scanned to find out exactly what the condition of this injury is.”
‘Nawab’ of Lucknow’s victory made of all-round game
Let us tell you that Australian all-rounder Stoinis bowled 1.5 overs in the match and took a valuable wicket of Shikhar Dhawan while giving 21 runs. Before this, he also created a storm in batting. He hit 72 runs in just 40 balls with 6 fours and 5 sixes in the match. During this, the strike rate of Stoinis was 180.
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