CLT20 2012: Debabrata Das to replace Laxmi Ratan Shukla in KKR squad

Laxmi Ratan Shukla will not travel to South Africa with the Knight Riders squad © AFP

Kolkata: Oct 3, 2012


The Champions League Twenty20 technical committee today approved a change to the Kolkata Knight Riders squad, with Debabrata Das replacing Laxmi Ratan Shukla.


Shukla will remain in India and c as he has to attend to a family illness.


The CLT20 technical committee has allowed KKR to replace Shukla with Das, a 26-year-old middle-order batsman who played eight matches for KKR during their IPL title-winning season this year.


KKR will open their campaign with a match against Delhi Daredevils at Centurion on October 13. (PTI)