SHARJAH: Islamabad United suffered a major blow as their icon player and star all-rounder Shane Watson has been ruled out of PSL due to an abdominal injury.
The PCB spokesman confirmed that Watson is out of the event.
“Shane Watson is out of the PSL due low grade strain on left lower abdominal muscle,” he confirmed.
“The news from the United’s camp is he is flying back tomorrow and the replacement would be named in due time.”
The officials from the Pakistan Super League also confirmed the same in a tweet early today.
— PakistanSuperLeague (@thePSLt20) February 13, 2016
United has not had a good campaign so far with just four points from six matches.
There other players such Mohammad Sami, Andre Russell and Misbahul Haq are also carrying minor injuries as the battle to stay in the competition.