Whereas the whole KKR staff has gone for a six-day onerous quarantine, beginning Sunday, after Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier returned constructive 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 constructive report is actually a reason behind concern though the CSK gamers have examined damaging. However usually, lots of people begin displaying 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 circumstances 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 likewise earlier than and after the match, he interacted with Mumbai Indians gamers which is pure. Now you possibly can 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 onerous quarantine, many consider that the identical rule needs to be relevant for CSK additionally earlier than they play their subsequent match.
However rescheduling at all times 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.