The Covid-19 cloud is thickening across the 2022 version of IPL as one other abroad participant from Delhi Capitals is learnt to have returned a constructive take a look at. The unnamed participant’s consequence takes the tally of whole constructive instances within the DC camp to 6, after Patrick Farhart (crew physio), Chetan Kumar (therapeutic massage therapist), Mitchell Marsh, Abhijit Salvi (crew physician) and Akash Mane (social media member) have all examined constructive between April 15 to 18.
The event pressured the BCCI to transfer the encounter from Pune’s MCA Stadium to Mumbai’s Brabourne in a bid to maintain the IPL bubble’s integrity intact, which might understandably be at peril contemplating the journey in the identical bus from Mumbai to Pune. In the meantime, Farhart was the primary to return a constructive take a look at on April 15 and was subsequently pushed into quarantine. Later, DC cancelled their scheduled journey to Pune for the encounter in opposition to Punjab Kings earlier than it was shifted formally by the BCCI “to keep away from any additional incident attributable to an undetected case throughout a long-distance bus journey in a closed setting”.
The BCCI, within the launch, additional confirmed that the complete DC contingent has been present process common RT-PCR checks and that maintaining apart all those that have examined constructive, different members returned detrimental ends in the fourth spherical of testing, carried out on April 19.
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