Muttiah Muralitharan undergoes angioplasty in Chennai
Sri Lankan cricket legend Muttiah Muralitharan, who is part of the Sunrisers Hyderabad support staff in the ongoing IPL, has undergone angioplasty at a hospital in Chennai.
As per IPL sources, it was a planned procedure and the former cricketer is doing fine.
"A blockage was detected at the end of March. So it (angioplasty) was a routine procedure that was supposed to be conducted. He is doing well," the source told PTI.
The 49-year-old is the leading wicket-taker in international cricket with 1347 scalps.
Muralitharan represented Sri Lanka in 133 Tests, 350 ODIs and 12 T20 Internationals.