Lucknow Super Giants have announced the replacement of injured fast bowler Mark Wood. Australian fast bowler Andrew Tye will be the replacement for Wood.
Tye was bought by Rajasthan Royals in 2020. He was associated with the team last season, but after the arrival of Corona, he returned home in the middle of the season.
Tye has played 32 T20Is for Australia and has taken 47 wickets. This right-arm fast bowler has also played 27 IPL matches and has also taken 40 wickets. Lucknow has signed him for one crore rupees. Ty’s specialty is his imitation ball. Nowadays many fast bowlers copy this ball of his.
England fast bowler Mark Wood withdrew from IPL 2022. He is battling with an elbow injury. Mark Wood was bought by Lucknow Super Giants in IPL Mega Auction for Rs 7.50 crore.
Lucknow team will play its first match against Gujarat Titans on 28 March. This match will be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.