Prime Time Zone, Sports : Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer has been ruled out of the 14th season of the IPL due to injury. He was replaced by Rishabh Pant as captain. Iyer was injured while fielding in the first ODI against England and missed the rest of the match.
Meanwhile, Shreyas underwent surgery for a shoulder injury. Doctors advised him to rest for at least 5 weeks. However, Iyer led the Delhi team to the final last season. Delhi Capitals have decided to pay Shreyas the full salary even if he misses out this season. At present, Iyer’s salary is Rs. 7 crores. Ownership is the key decision to pay that full amount.