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IPL 2017: SRH paceman Ashish Nehra ruled out of play-offs

Bengaluru, May 16: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will be without their Indian paceman Ashish Nehra in the play-offs of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017, it was confirmed today (May 16) by coach Tom Moody.

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SRH will face Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) tomorrow (May 17) in Eliminator game at Bengaluru's M Chinnaswamy Stadium. (SRH-KKR match preview)

Ashish Nehra won't be a part of IPL 2017 play-offs

On the eve of the match, Moody said Nehra won't be fit for the remainder of the tournament. The left-arm fast bowler has hamstring problem, which he developed during a match against Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) on May 6.

"Ashish Nehra won't be fit for the remainder of the tournament," Moody said.

The winner of Eliminator will play in Qualifier 2 against the loser of Qualifier 1, on May 19 in Bengaluru. Mumbai Indians (MI) and RPS are playing in Qualifier 1 tonight (May 16).

Nehra played 6 matches in the 10th edition of IPL and took 8 wickets.

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Story first published: Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 15:54 [IST]
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