Moved out of India as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, the 13th version of the world’s greatest T20 league will probably be performed throughout the three venues of Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah within the UAE from September 19 to November 10.
Royal Challengers Bangalore, captained by Kohli, Rohit’s Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals have already had their first web session in Dubai and Abu Dhabi respectively. But, Delhi Capitals will hit the bottom working on Saturday (August 29) night.
“Pleased to inform you that after having completed the mandatory quarantine period in their respective hotel rooms in Dubai, UAE, the Delhi Capitals’ squad and support staff will be taking part in their first nets session this evening,” the Delhi-based franchise stated in an announcement.
Bold Diaries: First Practice Session
— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) August 29, 2020
Delhi Capitals and Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Indian gamers and help workers arrived within the UAE on August 23, following RCB, Mumbai, Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals.
The groups are assembling for his or her first coaching session after seven days of quarantine.
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) August 29, 2020
Despite coming off an extended break, Kohli had a great hit within the nets which was additionally attended by South African tempo legend Dale Steyn and RCB group director Mike Hesson, amongst others.
Hesson was seen interacting with each Kohli and Steyn.
“Been 5 months since the last time I stepped onto the field. Felt like 6 days when I got into the nets. Great first session with the boys,” Kohli tweeted.
𝐘𝐚𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐬𝐯𝐢 𝐠𝐨𝐞𝐬 𝐝𝐨𝐰𝐧 𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐤𝐧𝐞𝐞
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) August 29, 2020
In Abu Dhabi, Rohit led his group into the bottom and at the same time as he batted, his tempo spearhead Jasprit Bumrah ran in to bowl some fast deliveries and get again his rhythm.
Rajasthan Royals had their web session on the ICC Academy in Dubai.
In line with the Standard Operating Procedure issued by the BCCI, all of the gamers and help workers underwent a compulsory six-day quarantine after arriving within the UAE.
— Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) August 29, 2020
RT-PCR exams had been carried out on everybody on Day 1, three and 6 of the quarantine.
The gamers had been already examined a number of instances earlier than departure for the UAE. The gamers and help workers will probably be examined each fifth day of the match.
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