Kolkata Knight Riders sign Matt Kelly to replace injured South African Anrich Nortje .
Kolkata Knight Riders have picked 24 year old Australian cricketer Matt Kelly as a replacement for the injured South African fast bowler Anrich Nortje for the VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019.
Kelly, a right-arm pace bowler, has played 16 First-Class matches, five List A games and 12 T20s so far and has not featured in past editions of the VIVO IPL. He made his List A debut for Western Australia on 7 October 2017.Kelly was selected as a replacement player for the Perth Scorchers in January 2018 when Andrew Tye was picked in the Australian national team.
Kolkata Knight Riders will face Delhi Capitals for their seventh game in the VIVO IPL 2019 at Kolkata on April 12.