New Zealand wicketkeeper-batsman Tim Seifert has joined the Kolkata Knight Riders within the Indian Premier League (IPL) to exchange injured bowler Ali Khan.
Seifert, who has performed three one-day internationals and 24 Twenty20 matches for the nationwide facet, joins the Eoin Morgan-led workforce simply when they’re nonetheless inside an opportunity to succeed in the IPL playoffs.
Khan turned the primary US nationwide to hitch the profitable T20 league after being signed by Kolkata final month after a powerful present within the Caribbean Premier League. He didn’t play a recreation, nevertheless.
Kolkata are fourth on the eight-team desk with 5 wins and 4 defeats.
They changed captains last week when Dinesh Karthik handed over the reins to Morgan.