IPL 2021 postponed indefinitely: after these players tested Covid-19 Positive
By Sanjay Maurya
The Indian Premier League’s 2021 has been postponed indefinitely, according to the organizers, who added that the priority now is to ensure that all players return home safely. According to various media sources on April 4th, an Indian cricketer in both the Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals camps tested positive for Covid-19. Brijesh Patel, the chairman of the IPL Governing Council, announced the suspension.
The tournament is currently on hold indefinitely. The Board of Control for Cricket in India said that they would do all in their power to arrange for the free and safe passage of all the participants in IPL 2021 in the next possible window, but that this month is impossible.
“We will see whether we can find a fitting window later in the year,” BCCI vice president Rajiv Shukla said. September is a possibility, but both of these are only guessing. We’re not going to go any further about it right now.”
Players, support personnel, and groundskeepers have all tested positive in the last few weeks at various venues. Two players from the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) camp have tested positive in the most recent event. Let’s take a look at the list of Covid-19 positive IPL players.
List of IPL Players who have tested positive for Covid-19
- Varun Chakravarthy – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
- Sandeep Warrier – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
- Nitish Rana – Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)
- Wriddhiman Saha – Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH)
- Anrich Nortje – Delhi Capitals (DC)
- Amit Mishra – Delhi Capitals (DC)
- Axar Pate – Delhi Capitals (DC)
- Devdutt Padikkal – Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
- Daniel Sams – Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB)
- Laxmipathy Balaji – Chennai Super King (CSK)
The news was reported by a BCCI official. “A bus cleaner and a support staff member have also tested positive. I’m afraid I won’t be able to send you the name of the support team. For player safety, the team’s training session has been canceled “According to the official.
Laxmipathy Balaji is thought to be the support staff member of CSK who tested positive. CSK last played a game on May 1st at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi, against the Mumbai Indians. On the 28th of April. We hope to see players will beat Covid-19 soon and pray for their speedy recovery.