Today’s match of the Indian Premier League that was earlier played between the team Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Banglore has been rescheduled after Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrior tested positive with COVID-19. The BCCI officials have confirmed that the two players of team KKR and RCB have been tested positive so they have announced that the match will be postponed. The team Delhi Capitals player Axar Patel tested positive before the tournament started. The ground staff members at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai also tested positive but they didn’t affect the games of IPL. Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Nitish Rana has also been positive before the tournament started and quarantined for some time.

Varun, Sandeep Tested Posted for COVID-19

The Australian players Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa, and Andrew Tyre are also tested positive for COVID-19 and quarantined till 15th May. The second COVID-19 wave epidemic across India where the foreign players are also alert of the situation and they will return to their countries after 15th May as the Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced the ban on passengers flight from India till 15th May. The Union Health Minister has confirmed that a total of 3,68,148 COVID-19 cases has been registered till Sunday and 3,416 related deaths in the last 24 hours. The IPL COO Hemang Amin has stated that all the players and ground staff will safely be returned to their

respective countries at the end of the league. He has shown his concern and assured that the tournament will end on the day when each player will safely reach their home. All the safety protocols will be followed by each player and support staff in the tournament. The IPL 2021 matches have been played at Delhi, Mumbai, Ahemdabad, and Chennai. The upcoming match venue will be Kolkata and Bengaluru and the playoff will go forward at Narendra Modi Stadium Ahemdabad. Amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic,

India has recorded a massive surge of cases in the past 20 days. They have recorded more than 1076 related deaths till 30th April. The KKR-RCB match will be rescheduled after Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrior found positive with COVID-19 on Sunday night and since then they are isolated from their team. The BCCI has confirmed that the remaining team members tested negative for COVID-19. Several players in the league have been tested positive with COVID-19 and withdrawn from the season. BCCI will make an announcement on the latest update of the COVID-19 crisis. To know more about this article stay connected to us.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here