Laxmi Ratan Shukla© AFP
Laxmi Ratan Shukla© AFP

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) all-rounder Laxmi Ratan Shukla has been ruled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015due to illness. SRH have named Bipul Sharma as his replacement. The IPL Technical Committee has approved the replacement. Bipul is a left-arm spinner and a left-handed batsman and was part of kings XI Punjab (KXIP) from 2010 to 2013.  Dale Steyn didn’t mind being sidelined by Trent Boult in IPL 2015

The Technical Committee of the IPL consists of Anurag Thakur, Sourav Ganguly, Subir Ganguly, Sourav Dasgupta and Ravi Shastri. IPL 2015 kick started on April 8 and the final will be played in Kolkata on May 24. SRH have just managed to win one match so far in their four matches in the tournament so far, according to iplt20.com IPL 2015: Technology introduced to generate Solar power in M Chinnaswamy Stadium

SRH take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on April 22 at Visakhapatnam and a win there will surely boost the confidence of SRH a great deal. IPL 2015 is up and running; no sign of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 hangover