Corona has also joined the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL-2022). Delhi Capitals physio Patrick Farhart was recently found to have Corona positive. Because of this, now the entire Delhi team has been quarantined.
The team’s next match is to be held in Pune. The team had to leave for this but were stopped in the hotel. Every player now has a Corona test in turn for two days. The decision will only be made after this.
Delhi’s next match against Punjab on 20th April
Cricbuzz reports that the Delhi Capitals team captained by Rishabh Pant will play their next match against Punjab Kings (PBKS). Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune will host the match on April 20. In this match, the Delhi team was supposed to leave for Pune on April 18 itself, but it has been quarantined at its hotel in Mumbai.
One player also got positive on a rapid test
Patrick Farhart, physio for the Delhi team, was recently found to be Corona-positive. In addition to Patrick, a player of the Delhi team has also tested positive in the rapid antigen test. For this reason, the Delhi franchise has taken this big step. All players will now undergo RT-PCR tests for two days. Then a decision will be made.
Last year, the economy was hard hit
In India, the last IPL season was also started, which was suspended on 4 May 2021 because of the Corona epidemic. Till then there were only 29 matches in the league. Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha and Delhi Capitals spinner Amit Mishra were both found to be Corona positive last season. As a result, the IPL was suspended midway.
Later, BCCI successfully organized the remaining matches in the UAE. As a result of Corona, the 2020 season of IPL was also completed in the UAE. Between Corona, these IPL seasons were conducted in Bio-bubble itself.