Multan Sultans fast bowler Josh Little has been ruled out of the ongoing eighth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) due to an injury in South Africa.
The star left-arm pacer, who was expected to play a key role for the Sultans in the marquee tournament, was recalled by Cricket Ireland following his injury.
According to media reports, Cricket Ireland has informed the management of Multan Sultans of his unavailability, following which the franchise is busy searching for a suitable replacement.
This move is a huge blow for the Mohammad Rizwan-led team as their key fast bowler Shahnawaz Durman has also been ruled out of the event due to injury.
The Multan Sultans management is now looking for a replacement for Little, however they have not yet made a final decision on who will replace him.
Josh Little’s absence will definitely be felt by the team, as the young pacer has been in good form recently and was expected to make a big impact in the tournament.
Multan Sultans officials said last week that they were in touch with Cricket Ireland and were awaiting a full update on Little’s availability for the month-long league.
Little, widely regarded as one of the brightest young fast bowlers, was preparing for a match against the Josie Giants when he was injures