Muttiah Muralidharan undergoes heart surgery in Chennai

Chennai: Sri Lankan cricketer Muttiah Muralitharan has undergone angioplasty at a city hospital.

He was admitted for cardiac evaluation at Apollo Hosptials, Greams Road, Chennai on 18.4.2021, a statement from the hospital said today, adding: “He underwent successful coronary angioplasty with stents yesterday under the care of Dr. G Sengottuvelu, Senior Internventional Cardiologist…”

It further said that Muttiah will be discharged today and would resume his normal activities.

The off-spinner is in India as part of the coaching staff of Sunrisers Hyderabad, which is currently based in Chennai for IPL-14.

Muralitharan is expected to be rejoin the team after completing treatment.