Delhi Capitals pacer Anrich Nortje volition not beryllium disposable for their 2nd Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 lucifer against Rajasthan Royals connected Thursday arsenic the franchise is awaiting the South Africa pacer's Covid-19 trial reports.
It was reported earlier successful the time that Anrich Nortje tested affirmative for Covid-19 but the DelhI Capitals are yet to marque an authoritative announcement.
As it turns out, indiatoday.in has understood that Anrich Nortje returned a affirmative effect successful the archetypal RT-PCR trial and a antagonistic effect successful the consequent test. The Capitals are waiting to ascertain if the pacer returned a mendacious affirmative successful the archetypal test.
Notably, determination was an earlier lawsuit of a mendacious affirmative successful IPL 2021. Kolkata Knight Riders' batsman Nitish Rana was the subordinate progressive successful that case. Rana had archetypal tested affirmative aft joining the KKR campy but his adjacent RT-PCR effect turned retired to beryllium negative.
Nortje and chap paceman Rabada had travelled unneurotic and reached Mumbai connected April 6. They were expected to beryllium disposable from the 2nd crippled aft the completion of their 7 days of hard quarantine and a antagonistic RT-PCR result.
IPL 2021 has seen a fewer affirmative Covid-19 cases. As of now, Delhi Capitals' Axar Patel is successful isolation aft investigating affirmative for COVID-19 earlier the commencement of the tournament. Patel hasn't yet afloat recovered from the virus.
Royal Challengers Bangalore's Devdutt Padikkal besides tested affirmative but recovered successful clip to marque it to the playing XI successful their 2nd lucifer of IPL 2021 against Sunrisers Hyderabad connected Wednesday.