IPL 6: Shikhar Dhawan to miss Sunrisers Hyderabad's opening game

Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out for the opening game of Sunrisers Hyderabad against Pune Warriors, to be held on April 5.

updated: March 29, 2013 17:49 IST
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Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad, the new IPL outfit, have suffered a blow ahead of the tournament with star player Shikhar Dhawan being ruled out due to injury for at least their opening tie against Pune Warriors, to be held on April 5.

"Shikhar Dhawan at this stage will not be available for the first game. We are obviously working closely with the BCCI and the medical team with regard to his progress," Sunrisers coach Tom Moody told reporters here today.

"We are hoping that within a couple of weeks he will be available to join the team," he added.

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