A present India limited-overs cricketer is amongst a number of members of the Chennai Tremendous Kings contingent who’ve examined optimistic for COVID-19, forcing the franchise to increase its quarantine interval in Dubai forward of the IPL.
A league supply revealed that every one COVID-19 optimistic outcomes got here throughout day 1, 3 and 6 of testing after the contingent’s touchdown in Dubai.
The IPL is because of start on September 19.
“Sure, a right-arm medium quick bowler, who has just lately performed for India, together with a couple of employees members have examined optimistic for COVID-19,” a senior IPL supply informed PTI on situations of anonymity.
“So far as we all know, one of many senior-most officers of the CSK administration and his spouse, and at the very least two members of their social media workforce are additionally COVID-19 optimistic,” he added.
The event has pressured CSK to increase the quarantine interval for the touring celebration until September 1.
In accordance with the BCCI’s Normal Working Process (SOP), all those that take a look at optimistic are mandated to undergo an extra seven-day quarantine.
They will enter the bio-secure bubble solely after returning detrimental in checks to be carried out after the prolonged isolation.
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