IPL evacuated from hotel after earthquakeKings XI Punjab’s Australian batsman hospitalized as a precaution after contracting food poisoning

Kings XI Punjab has been dealt a major blow ahead of their first Indian Premier League match of the season on Monday night.

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh will miss the clash against new franchise Gujarat Lions after he was admitted to hospital early Monday with food poisoning.

Marsh trained with Kings XI Sunday but came down with the illness overnight.