Josh Hazlewood gave a big blow to Chennai Super Kings ahead of the IPL 2021 as the pacer is pulling out from the tournament. The Aussie pacer cited reasons that he wants to spend time with his family and stay fit for future international endeavours after IPL.
Hazlewood played three games for CSK in the previous season and pocketed one wicket with an average of just over six. Hazlewood’s replacement hasn’t been announced yet by CSK.
Cheteshwar Pujara starts trending on Twitter after the announcement of the pacer’s exclusion was official. Twitter users believe that the pacer withdrew from the tournament so that he doesn’t have to face the Test specialist yet again. The two talented cricketers have been seen giving tough competitions to each other in the previous two bilateral Test series between India and Australia. Both players have found success against each other while playing completely with two different tactics. Some believe that Pujara smashing the ball in all directions have made Hazlewood opt-out from the upcoming IPL season, let’s have a look at the best tweets: