IPL 2021: The BCCI had set up 6 centres for the Indian Premier League (IPL), out of which some bad news is coming from the center of Mumbai. Earlier, 8 groundsmen of the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai were found infected with the Coronavirus and now the Delhi Capitals team’s all-rounder Axar Patel has undergone a 19 test positive. The Delhi team is also currently in Mumbai.
The Delhi Capitals have to play their first match against Chennai Super Kings on April 10 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The match is now only seven days left to start. The corona positive of the letter Patel has become a matter of concern for all. Talking to the AI, a source associated with the Delhi Capitals camp said, “Unfortunately, the letter Patel corona has been found infected. He is in isolation and is following all the protocols. ”
After Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Nitish Rana, Axar Patel is the second player found to be infected with the coronavirus. However, Nitish Rana was found to be corona positive on March 22 and has now been found to be negative. After the positive results, they had been in self-isolation, and later when they conducted the corona test on Thursday, their results came negative.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has prepared the SOP for the tournament, according to which a player who has come positive in the COVID-19 test will have to stay in isolation in a particular area outside the bio-safe environment for at least 10 days from the first day of symptoms. In such a way, Axar Patel will not be able to play for the Delhi team at least for the first match. The Delhi Capitals have to play the second match on April 15.