Viswanathan had earlier said that even the 13, together with India seamer Deepak Chahar and India A batsman Ruturaj Gaikwad, have been amongst those that returned adverse in checks performed on Monday. He later revised his assertion.
“All others, apart from the 13, have tested negative for COVID-19. They will have to undergo another test on Thursday, September 3. We are likely to start training on Friday, September 4,” Viswanathan mentioned from Dubai the place the workforce is predicated proper now.
“Deepak and Ruturaj will complete their 14-day quarantine and then join training after two negative tests as per protocol,” he added.
The 13 contaminated contingent members can be examined on the finish of their quarantine interval. The IPL begins on September 19 after being moved out of India this 12 months because of the raging pandemic.
The growth is a welcome aid for some of the well-liked IPL groups. Save for Chahar and Ruturaj, many of the members who examined constructive are from the social media workforce of the franchise and different employees who aren’t associated to teaching duties.
Senior cricketer Suresh Raina has already returned residence as he was feeling a bit cautious with rising instances and needed to be along with his spouse and kids amid a household tragedy.
The CSK is but to hunt any alternative for Raina. While there have been talks about giving the franchise sufficient time to coach, there’s a chance that they’ll face defending champions Mumbai Indians within the IPL opener on September 19.
It is learnt that IPL matches can be held in all three cities Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi from the beginning of the league.
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