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IPL 2019: Mumbai induct West Indies' Alzarri Joseph in place of injured Adam Milne

File photo of Alzarri Joseph. Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Mar 28, 2019, 05.11 PM (IST)

Mumbai inducted young West Indies pacer Alzarri Joseph in place of injured New Zealander Adam Milne for the remaining season of the 12th edition of Indian Premier League.

22-year-old Joseph made his Test debut in 2016 and took 10 wickets in West Indies recent home 2-1 series triumph against England.

Meanwhile, Milne suffered from a heel injury and was ruled out of Mumbai's opening encounter against Delhi.

Delhi went on set a score of 213/6 after 20 overs while Mumbai were all-out for 176.

The Shreays Iyer-side won the game by 37 runs. However, they lost their second game to Chennai at Feroz Shah Kotla. 

Three-time champions Mumbai will Bangalore later in the evening for their second game.  

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22-year-old Joseph made his Test debut in 2016 and took 10 wickets in West Indies recent home 2-1 series triumph against England.