Dubai, September 3
A member of the BCCI contingent, who’s right here to supervise the conduct of IPL, has examined constructive for COVID-19, a league supply instructed PTI on Thursday.
The T20 league is scheduled to start out on September 19.
“There is one positive case in the BCCI contingent. I can’t tell you whether it’s from cricket operations team or the medical team. But testing is on and everyone else is healthy and asymptomatic,” a senior IPL official instructed PTI on circumstances of anonymity.
“There is no cause for concern,” he added.
The growth comes after 13 members of the Chennai Super Kings contingent, together with two gamers, examined constructive for the virus final week. They are at present present process the necessary 14-day quarantine.
Rest of the groups have began coaching after their squad members and help workers accomplished the on-arrival quarantine and returned detrimental assessments.
The IPL was moved out of India this 12 months because of a surge in COVID-19 circumstances.
The match shall be performed throughout three cities within the UAE – Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi. It will conclude on November 10. PTI