The 33-year-old, who also represents Mumbai Indians in the IPL, is the latest player to join the list of foreign players who left the ongoing PSL amid concerns over the affliction.
Coronavirus pandemic: English cricketers playing in Pakistan Super League to return home immediately due to virus threat
Several top players from England including Moeen Ali, James Vince, Samit Patel, Liam Dawson, Alex Hales, David Malan, Chris Jordan, Jason Roy, Tymal Mills, Tom Banton are taking part in the PSL
As per the Euro T20 Slam league guidelines, each team will have to play at least six local players and a maximum of five overseas players in the playing eleven.
IPL 2017: From super-subs to midseason loans, a look at how teams could use international players better
Here's a look at a few suggestions that the IPL could implement to ensure that international players are utilised in a better way by the teams.
Even as RCB slipped to their 10th defeat in IPL 2017 on Sunday, their inability to mount a serious challenge has caught fans by surprise.
Tymal Mill talks about his aspirations, thoughts and wishes about the IPL season ahead. He talks about what he’s looking forward to the most in this IPL.
IPL 2017: Gujarat Lions, Royal Challengers Bangalore seek upturn in fortunes with victory in crucial clash
Struggling to find form after three losses in four matches, Gujarat Lions would look to make the home advantage count when they take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL match in Rajkot on Tuesday.
Rishabh Pant wanted to win that game, maybe as an ode to his late father, and it showed when he trudged off the field after being dismissed, the slowest walk you will see this IPL season.
"Mills is neither playing Test cricket nor playing ODIs. He is just playing T20 cricket and that's just a couple of games. So there is a lot more pressure on a guy like Mills," said Pietersen.
Obviously RCB’s bowling could be adequate but its batting is excessively reliant on its overseas contingent. Unless they deliver match after match RCB could be in for testing times this season.
Tymal Mills feels that getting bogged down by the pressure of his whopping Rs 12 crore price tag can only lead to failure which is unacceptable.
Karachi Kings upset defending PSL champions Islamabad by 44 runs in Sharjah as a host of foreign stars refused to travel to violence-plagued Lahore for the final citing safety fears.
Leading T20 specialists from England, including former skipper Kevin Pietersen and newest IPL big buy Tymal Mills, have refused lucrative bonus to play the Pakistan Super League final in Lahore citing security concerns.
When T20 was invented, it was regarded in many quarters as a little bit of fun, just a bit of a giggle. The IPL 2017 auction shows it has become far more than that.
After fetching a record deal Rs 14.5 crore deal at the IPL acutions, England's richest cricketer Ben Stokes will now skip his country's two-match ODI series against Ireland as he will be available for the entire duration of 14 league matches of Rising Pune Supergiants.
Former Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils pacer Ajit Agarkar believes the Indian Premier League will be a good platform for the Indian bowlers.
A scramble for pace bowlers was evident in the purchasing pattern of the franchises, though the rejection of Ishant Sharma was a surprise.
We pick out the top 10 smart buys from the 2017 Indian Premier League auction, which saw a total of 66 players sold.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes, who became the highest paid overseas player in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction, is excited about sharing the dressing room with Steven Smith and Mahendra Singh Dhoni in his maiden stint at the cash-rich event.
Monday’s Indian Premier League (IPL) auction in Bengaluru made two English cricketers millions, with the two most expensive buys being all-rounder Ben Stokes and fast bowler Tymal Mills.