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Mitchell johnson may not play for kxip in clt20 2014 427 views
Rhythm Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) spearhead, Mitchell Johnson, who is recovering from a rib injury, has not yet received approval from Cricket Australia to participate in the Champions League T20, 2014 (CLT20).
According to (AC) physiotherapist of Cricket Australia Alex Kountouris, "Mitch had any pain in the ribs during the recent tour of Zimbabwe ODI. Since his return to Australia, which has had some scans that have confirmed some irritation of the tip of the rib. He has recovered for the moment and will be revised over the next week "."
Performance Manager equipment General Executive CA, Pat Howard said: "due to Council doctor Mitch not has been released to play in the tournament CLT20 at this time a decision on his release to play with the 11th Kings will depend on how it responds to treatment.."
When asked about the injury, KXIP coach Chief Sanjay Bangar said: "from now on, we are still waiting for the approval of Cricket Australia really can not take a call from now on since we are still waiting for their approval.".
Bangar said KXIP will be able to cope with the absence of Johnson should not get authorization. "If it is available or not, we still have a group of people that are capable of executing the function that is being given to them. It will be good if it is available, but we are prepared to deal with the eventuality of his non - availablity "."