IPL 2019: Mumbai Indians sign Alzarri Joseph as Adam Milne replacement

first_img Press Trust of India MumbaiMarch 28, 2019UPDATED: March 29, 2019 17:49 IST IPL 2019: Alzarri Joseph replaced Adam Milne in the Mumbai Indians squad. (Mumbai Indians Photo)HIGHLIGHTSAlzarri Joseph is the new addition to the Mumbai Indians squad for IPL 2019Joseph is a replacement for Adam MilneMilne was ruled out of the tournament with heel injuryThree-time IPL champions Mumbai Indians have signed West Indian pacer Alzarri Joseph after their New Zealand import Adam Milne was ruled out of the event due to a heel injury.The 26-year-old Milne has been forced to pull out without playing a single IPL game this season.”Mumbai Indians have picked Alzarri Joseph as a replacement for the injured fast bowler Adam Milne for the IPL 2019,” the IPL said in a statement.”Joseph has featured in nine Tests and 16 ODIs for the West Indies so far,” it added.Joseph, a right-arm pacer, has picked up 25 Test wickets and 24 ODI wickets for his country.Joseph’s inclusion further boosts Mumbai’s bowling attack after the return of Sri Lankan veteran pacer Lasith Malinga.Mumbai lost their opening game against Delhi Capitals on Sunday.Also Read | Watch: Have Royal Challengers Bangalore found their own Jasprit Bumrah?Also Read | AB de Villiers wants RCB batsmen to step up in home game vs MIAlso Read | KSCA, RCB to invite 60 army men each for every home gameFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Tags :Follow IPL 2019Follow Mumbai IndiansFollow MIFollow Alzarri JosephFollow Adam Milne IPL 2019: Mumbai Indians sign Alzarri Joseph as Adam Milne replacementIndian Premier League 2019: Mumbai Indians have roped in West Indian pacer Alzarri Joseph after New Zealand’s Adam Milne was ruled out with a heel injury.advertisementlast_img

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