IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals all-rounder Axar Patel joined the squad after recovering from COVID-19.© Delhi Capitals/Instagram
Delhi Capitals (DC) all-rounder Axar Patel joined the squad after recovering from COVID-19. DC posted on social media a video that confirmed Axar linking up with the squad after being in quarantine after having tested positive for the virus earlier this month. “Smiles and hugs all around as Bapu returned to the DC camp,” DC wrote on Instagram. “Oh, how we missed you, @akshar.patel”. In the video posted by the Indian Premier League group, Axar is seen partaking with Ishant Sharma and different DC teammates.
That smile tells a narrative
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) April 23, 2021
Axar was one of many key members of the group that reached the ultimate of IPL 2020. Although he picked up 9 wickets from 15 matches, his financial system charge of 6.41 runs per over meant he stored the runs down within the center overs and helped preserve the strain on opposition batsmen.
Overall, Axar has 80 wickets from 97 IPL matches along with his left-arm orthodox spin along with 913 runs at a strike charge of 127.69 whereas batting within the decrease order.
Axar had checked right into a Mumbai resort on March 28 with a damaging COVID-19 take a look at however his second take a look at end result had come out as constructive, DC had mentioned in a media launch earlier this month.
He was remoted at “a designated medical care facility”, DC had mentioned, and he missed the group’s first 4 video games.
DC are at present positioned third on the factors desk with three wins and 6 factors from 4 video games.
They can be in motion subsequent on Sunday towards SunRisers Hyderabad in Chennai.
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