Ray of hope for Indian all rounder as he gets signed with the Gujarat Lions in replacement of Dwayne Bravo who was out for the IPL due to hamstring injury and is not completely fit .
Irfan Pathan, 32 who was not sold in this year’s IPL auction at a base price of 50 lakhs. Irfan Pathan has been a part of many IPL teams Chennai Super Kings, Delhi Daredevils, Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad and for Rising Pune Supergiant in the last season.
In 102 IPL games he has played, he has bagged 80 wickets and has hit 1137 runs at a strike-rate of 120.57. However, he had a poor run with Rising Pune Supergiant in 2016.
Gujarat who are currently at 7th position is expecting some miracles and they do hope that Irfan Pathan will be a plus point for their side.