Focus on playing for Australia: Mitchell Starc to skip IPL
Updated: 24 January 2013 16:26 IST
He was quite forthcoming on the snub. "It's all a personal choice, just my decision not to go," Starc said. "I spoke to a few people, my manager, my girlfriend, a few people close to me and that was my decision. I've been going for 18 months straight now, pretty happy with how my body's going, and I've learned a lot in terms of my cricket," he was further quoted as saying by the website.