Andrew Symonds has been named as a replacement for Sachin Tendulkar in the Mumbai Indians squad for the Champions League T20 tournament, starting on Friday.
The Technical Committee has approved a number of changes in the Mumbai squad. In place of Sachin Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Ali Murtaza, Munaf Patel, Dhawal Kulkarni, the Mumbai Indians have nominated Andrew Symonds, Dilhara Fernando, R. Sathish, Sarul Kanwar, Abu Nechim Ahmed as the replacements.
The CLT20 Technical Committee has also received medical reports ruling a further two of the 23 Mumbai Indians-contracted players, Aditya Tare and Pawan Suyal, out of the tournament. This means a total of eight players have been ruled out with tournament ending injuries.