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IPL 2019: Pacer Jason Behrendorff leaves Mumbai Indians' squad to join Australia's camp for ICC World Cup

Mumbai Indians' Australia pacer Jason Behrendorff left for Australia to join the national camp for ICC World Cup in England next month.

IPL 2019: Pacer Jason Behrendorff leaves Mumbai Indians' squad to join Australia's camp for ICC World Cup

Mumbai: Mumbai Indians' Australia pacer Jason Behrendorff left for Australia to join the national camp for ICC World Cup in England next month.

For skipper Steven Smith and opener David Warner will play one match before leaving while Marcus Stoinis will also be heading home to join the camp starting May 2.

Twenty nine-year-old Behrendorff, who had joined Mumbai Indians after featuring in the ODI series against Pakistan, which the Aussies swept 5-0, took to Twitter to announce that he has left the franchise for now.

Behrendorff played in five IPL matches and took five wickets conceding 165 runs.

Mumbai Indians also through their official Twitter handle wished the pacer well for the upcoming World Cup which begin May 30 in England.

Mumbai Indians, who lost to Kolkata Knight Riders last night by 34 runs in a high-scoring thriller, take on Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium on 2 May.

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Updated Date: April 29, 2019 16:50:28 IST

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