David Hussey © Getty Images
Over the years, David Hussey has been a consistent performer in T20s © Getty Images


May 12, 2014


Australian veteran, middle-order batsman, David Hussey has been signed by Chennai Super Kings as a replacement for the injured all-rounder, Dwayne Bravo in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014. Bravo had injured his shoulder while trying to take a catch in their first game of IPL 7 against Kings XI Punjab.


Huseey has previously played for Kolkata Knight Riders and Punjab in IPL. Along with known being a fine batsman in the shortest format of the game, he can also bowl useful off-spin.


Hussey on his Twitter account had said on Monday,


Chennai’s official Twitter handle said,



Even though, losing Bravo was a big blow for Chennai setup, they have covered up for him to some extent by signing the veteran 36 year-old Twenty20 (T20) specialist.


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