IPL 9: Marcus Stoinis leaves Kings XI Punjab for 'personal reasons'

May 18, 2016, 11:44 IST | mid-day Correspondent

Indian Premier League franchise Kings XI Punjab's misery does not seem to end this season as their all-rounder Marcus Stoinis will be leaving the squad.

The Aussie cited 'personal unavoidable circumstances' for his departure.

Marcus Stoinis (R)
Marcus Stoinis (R). Pic/ AFP

Stoinis has scored 146 runs in the 7 matches he played averaging at 36.50. He also picked up 8 wickets.

His departure leaves a huge void in the KXIP squad.

Kings XI Punjab will not make the play-offs as they are currently eliminated with 2 more games to go.

Recently, hard-hitting batsman Glenn Maxwell was also ruled out of the IPL after he suffered a side strain.

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