The Cape Cobras suffered a mighty blow on Tuesday (November 24) as Kieron Pollard, the West Indies all-rounder, was dominated out of the rest of the Ram Slam T20 Problem after choosing up a knee damage. Pollard tore ligaments in his proper knee when he turned shortly to area a ball on Sunday. Nevertheless, regardless of the discomfort, he belted an unbeaten 22 off thirteen to information the Cobras residence, taking them to the third place in league’s standings.
We’re severely disillusioned concerning the lack of a stalwart like Kieron, stated Paul Adams, the Cape Cobras coach. Kieron has given his all. The truth that he went out to bat after he received injured, underlines his dedication and dedication to the group. He has been an inspiration to the entire squad.
The Cobras have misplaced one in every of their marquee gamers in Pollard, who was the home Ram Slam T20 Problem participant of the yr within the 2014-15, and together with his means to vary the course of video games single-handedly, they may miss him sorely. Cobras’ damage woes this season appear countless with the workforce fretting over the health of Wayne Parnell and Dane Paterson as properly.
Whereas Parnell injured his foot when Rilee Rossouw smashed a full toss straight again on the bowler, Paterson is scuffling with a stiff again.
Pollard will depart from Cape City on Wednesday afternoon to bear rehabilitation.