Whereas the whole KKR staff has gone for a six-day arduous quarantine, beginning Sunday, after Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier returned optimistic for COVID-19, Balaji, who’s a daily function within the Chennai Tremendous Kings dug-out has gone into isolation after returning with two RT-PCR positives on Monday.
“Balaji’s optimistic report is actually a reason for concern though the CSK gamers have examined destructive. However usually, lots of people begin exhibiting signs from the fifth or sixth day. There are discussions whether or not it’s secure to go forward with the subsequent two matches in Delhi,” a senior BCCI supply informed PTI on situations of anonymity.
Whereas DDCA president Rohan Jaitley informed PTI that he hasn’t been knowledgeable about any re-scheduling, the issue is CSK having performed Mumbai Indians final Saturday.
“Balaji was within the dug-out and in addition earlier than and after the match, he interacted with Mumbai Indians gamers which is pure. Now you may check on a regular basis however identical to KKR’s match has been postponed, it is prudent if MI’s match in opposition to Sunrisers Hyderabad on Tuesday and CSK’s recreation in opposition to Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday is rescheduled,” the influential official stated.
Since KKR staff is doing on a regular basis testing with six days of arduous quarantine, many consider that the identical rule ought to be relevant for CSK additionally earlier than they play their subsequent match.
However rescheduling all the time turns into a nightmare because the Delhi leg ends on Could 8 after which the ‘Cluster Caravan’ is meant to maneuver to Bengaluru and Kolkata.