CSK is again hit by a gigantic blow as it is presently discovered that their batting mentor Michael Hussey has tried positive for Covid-19. The reports of Hussey came later on Tuesday. Nonetheless, the administration is confident that Hussey has delivered a bogus Covid-19 test very much like Viswanathan. In a similar light, the batting mentor is being retested.
“Hussey tried positive. Be that as it may, his examples are being revamped. Ideally, the report will come negative,” a source disclosed to The Times of India.
BCCI delays IPL 2021
In the mean time, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has deferred the fourteenth version of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for an uncertain time attributable to the ascent in the quantity of Covid cases among the players and care staff. The Covid-19 panic began in IPL 2021 with two players of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) including Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrior testing positive.
Adding to the wretchedness, on Tuesday, Sunrisers Hyderbad wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha and Delhi Capitals (DC) spinner Amit Mishra additionally returned positive outcomes. This conceivably implied a penetrate in bio-bubble with upwards of four groups including SRH, DC, KKR, and CSK under disconnection.
Subsequently, BCCI chose to defer the competition instead of taking a chance with the security of different players and individuals included. Then, it is conjectured that the Indian board can have the T20 Championship in the September window not long before the ICC T20 World Cup.
“The Indian Premier League Governing Council (IPL GC) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in a crisis meeting has collectively chosen to delay IPL 2021 season, with quick impact,” BCCI said in a delivery.
“The BCCI would not like to settle on the security of the players, support staff, and different members associated with getting sorted out the IPL. This choice was taken keeping the security, wellbeing, and prosperity of the relative multitude of partners at the top of the priority list,” it added.