The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have recruited a new player Ali Khan who hails from US for this year’s IPL. Ali has come in as the replacement for Harry Gurney who pulled out of the tournament earlier as he is scheduled to undergo a shoulder injury.
Who is Ali Khan?
Ali Khan is a fast bowler who hails from US and made his List A debut in January 2016, playing for the composite ICC Americas team in the 2015–16 Regional Super50.
He has so far played 3 List A matches picking up 6 wickets while has been a part of 17 T20 matches and has scalped a total of 17 wickets.
He was also named in US’ squad for the 2019 ICC World Cricket League Division Two tournament in Namibia. He has played for Karachi Kings in the PSL while was picked up by the Trinbago Knight Riders in the CPL. He was added to the Houston Hurricanes for the 2021 Minor League Cricket season.