CSK vs LSG: Devon Conway leads CSK’s stunning comeback despite all-out scenario in IPL 2024

CSK vs LSG: Devon Conway leads CSK’s stunning comeback despite all-out scenario in IPL 2024

CSK vs LSG
CSK vs LSG

New Zealand star batsman Devon Conway has joined Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024. The dismissal of the opening batsman after five games in the 17th league came as a big surprise. Time Champion.

Devon Conway injured his thumb ahead of IPL 2024 and was ruled out early in the first half of the season. The Kiwi batsman was expected to be available for the second half of the season, but that did not happen as the left-hander was ruled out of the entire tournament, the franchise confirmed.

He was replaced by English fast bowler Richard Gleeson in the Chennai Super Kings team. After being kicked out of the entire tournament, the IPL released an official statement:

CSK vs LSG
CSK vs LSG

“Devon Conway has been ruled out of Tata Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 due to injury. Conway played for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in last two IPL seasons and scored 924 runs including 9 innings in 23 matches. Century and best score 92*.

“CSK has added Richard Gleeson to the Tata IPL 2024 squad. Gleeson has represented England and taken 9 wickets in 6 T20 matches. Additionally, Gleeson has played 90 T20 and 101 T20 matches. He has also taken wickets with CSK. 50 lakh reserve price.

However, Devon Conway joined Chennai Super Kings ahead of the match against Lucknow Supergiants. The Kiwi posted a picture of the batsman with CSK’s training kit and captioned it:

Despite being ruled out, Devon Conway joined the squad for training. The keeper-batsman is not part of the team but practices with the team. He will rehabilitate with Chennai Super Kings.

CSK vs LSG
CSK vs LSG

In the absence of Devon Conway, Chennai Super Kings have boosted their line-up with Rachin Ravindra. Even if the batsman is not able to make a big impact in the current league, the support for CSK will last till the end.

Devon Conway will play a key role in Chennai Super Kings winning the title in IPL 2023.

Devon Conway was the main reason Chennai Super Kings won the title last year. From 2022, he has formed a great opening pair with Rudraj Gaekwad. Last year, he scored 671 runs in 16 matches at an average of 51 and a strike rate of 140 to lead the team to victory.

The player played 23 matches for CSK and scored 924 runs. This batsman has 9 half-centuries and highest score of 92. His absence has made the team better this year.

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