[caption id="attachment_815173" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-815173" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Kamlesh-Nagarkoti-Getty.jpeg" alt="" width="628" height="364" /> Kamlesh Nagarkoti, who was bought for Rs 3.2 crore, was one of the major positives during India s title-wining U-19 World Cup last year. @ Getty Images[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/kolkata-knight-riders">Kolkata Knight Riders</a> (KKR) have been dealt with a few injury concerns ahead of the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/indian-premier-league">Indian Premier League</a> (IPL 2019) that gets underway on March 23. Rising young fast bowler <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/kamlesh-nagarkoti">Kamlesh Nagarkoti</a> has been ruled for a second time running as he's yet to recover from a back injury. KKR have signed up <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/kerala">Kerala</a> fast bowler <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/sandeep-warrier/">Sandeep Warrier</a> as his replacement. <p></p> <p></p>Warrier, who was part of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/royal-challengers-bangalore">Royal Challengers Bangalore</a> (RCB) set up for the last three seasons, but was unable to get a game, went unsold in the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/ipl-auction">IPL Auctions</a> last December. He was one of the stars in Kerala s historic first-class season picking 44 wickets. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ipl-2019-sourav-ganguly-joins-delhi-capitals-as-advisor-815030">Sourav Ganguly joins Delhi Capitals as advisor</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>Nagarkoti, who was bought for Rs 3.2 crore, was one of the major positives during India s title-wining <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/u-19-world-cup">U-19 World Cup</a> last year. He is currently recovering at the BCCI s National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru and will need another two to three months to fully recover. <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/karnataka">Karnataka</a> seamer <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/prasidh-krishna">Prasidh Krishna</a>, who was signed up by KKR last year, has now been made a permanent member. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/india-vs-australia-2019-onus-on-players-to-manage-ipl-workload-virat-kohli-815013">Onus on players to manage IPL workload: Virat Kohli</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>In another blow to the pace department, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/shivam-mavi">Shivam Mavi</a>, who was also part of the Under-19 World Cup winning team last year, has been ruled out of the ongoing season with a stress fracture in his back. Mavi, who plays for Uttar Pradesh in the domestic circuit, is likely to be out of action for at least six months. <p></p> <p></p>KKR start their campaign with a home game against <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/sunrisers-hyderabad">Sunrisers Hyderabad</a> on March 24.