IPL 2021: Australia all-rounder Daniel Sams joins RCB bio-bubble after testing negative for Covid-19

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IPL 2021: Royal Challengers Bangalore connected Saturday said Australia all-rounder Daniel Sams returned 2 antagonistic Covid-19 tests aft completing the mandatory 10-day isolation play successful Chennai.

 After antagonistic  Covid-19 test, Daniel Sams joins RCB bubble (AFP Photo)

IPL 2021: After antagonistic Covid-19 test, Daniel Sams (L) joins RCB bubble (AFP Photo)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Daniel Sams joined the RCB bio-bubble successful Chennai connected Saturday
  • He completed mandatory 10-day isolation and returned 2 antagonistic Covid-19 tests
  • RCB, who are connected apical of IPL 2021 points table, adjacent look KKR connected April 18

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) got a large boost connected Sunday arsenic their Australian all-rounder Daniel Sams joined the bio-bubble successful Chennai aft returning 2 antagonistic RT-PCR tests for Covid-19. Sams tested affirmative for Covid-19 connected April 7 and was successful isolation successful a designated aesculapian facility.

Notably, Daniel Sams, who was traded from Delhi Capitals, had returned a antagonistic trial for Covid-19 connected April 3 upon his accomplishment from Australia. However, the all-rounder tested affirmative connected April 7.

"Daniel Sams is retired of quarantine and has joined the RCB bio-bubble contiguous with 2 consecutive antagonistic reports for COVID-19," RCB said successful a connection connected Saturday. "RCB aesculapian squad was successful changeless interaction with Sams and has declared him acceptable to articulation the squad aft adhering to each the BCCI protocols."

Daniel Sams is retired of quarantine and has joined the RCB bio-bubble contiguous with 2 consecutive antagonistic reports for COVID-19.

RCB aesculapian squad was successful changeless interaction with Sams and has declared him acceptable to articulation the squad aft adhering to each the BCCI protocols.#PlayBold #IPL2021 pic.twitter.com/0none9RQ7l

— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) April 17, 2021

Daniel Sams is the 2nd RCB subordinate to person tested affirmative for Covid-19 successful the pb up to IPL 2021. Opener Devdutt Padikkal joined the bubble aft being successful location isolation. He missed the RCB's play opener against Mumbai Indians contempt rejoining the squad successful time.

According to BCCI's Heath and Safety Protocols for IPL 2021, immoderate subordinate investigating affirmative for COVID-19 volition person to isolate for a minimum of 10 days.

"During the 10-days isolation, the idiosyncratic volition beryllium tested connected Day 9 and Day 10. Two consecutive antagonistic RT-PCR trial results taken 24 hours apart, afloat solution of symptoms, nary caller symptoms for much than 24 hours and nary usage of medications for much than 24 hours are mandatory for re-entry into the Bio-Secure Environment," the BCCI has said.

Royal Challengers Bangalore person begun IPL 2021 connected a bully note, winning their archetypal 2 matches. Virat Kohli's men are connected apical of the points table. They volition look Kolkata Knight Riders successful their 3rd and last lucifer astatine the MA Chidambaram Stadium successful Chennai, connected Sunday.