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Hard-hitting Colin Ingram to replace Chris Lynn in TKR line up

By September 04, 2018

South African Colin Ingram is to replace Chris Lynn on the Trinbago Knight Rider roster for the remaining matches in the 2018 Hero CPL.

The 33-year-old left-hander comes in as Lynn departs for Australia. Lynn will play his final game against the Barbados Tridents on September 7 at the Queen’s Park Oval.

Ingram, an explosive middle order batsman who can bowl effective leg spin, will join the squad ahead of their match against Guyana Amazon Warriors on September 9, at Providence Stadium, Guyana.

“Losing a player of the calibre of Chris Lynn is a blow for any team but Colin Ingram is a proven performer and an outstanding T20 player, who will add firepower to the top order and a useful bowling option as well. We are delighted to have him join Team TKR for the conclusion of Hero CPL 2018,” said Venky Mysore, Director of Trinbago Knight Riders.

Ingram has played 40 times for South Africa in ODIs and T20 Internationals, making three hundreds and four fifties. He has also played in the T20 Blast, Big Bash and Pakistan Super League.

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