IPL 2021 was postponed connected Tuesday aft 4 players progressive successful the tourney tested affirmative for Covid-19 successful their squad bio-bubbles wrong 48 hours. Earlier, respective overseas players including the likes of Adam Zampa and Kane Richardson near the tourney midway and escaped to their countries arsenic Covid cases continued to surge successful India.
The 30th league lucifer betwixt Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) connected Monday was rescheduled aft 2 players portion of 1 of the squad tested affirmative for the deadly virus. On Tuesday, 2 much players tested affirmative arsenic BCCI took the hard determination of postponing the tourney indefinitely.
Here is the database of IPL 2021 players who tested affirmative for Covid-19
1. Varun Chakravarthy: KKR spinner Varun Chakravarthy, who played 7 matches successful the season, tested affirmative up of his team's clash against RCB connected Monday. The lucifer had to beryllium rescheduled for the aforesaid reason. It has been learnt that the leg-spinner went to the infirmary for scans done the "Green Corridor" and truthful the anticipation of him contracting the microorganism during the sojourn has been ruled out. He took 7 wickets successful the 14th edition.
2. Sandeep Warrier: 30-year-old Sandeep Warrier was the 2nd KKR subordinate to trial affirmative for Covid-19. The pacer did not diagnostic successful immoderate of the 7 matches KKR played successful IPL 2021.
3. Amit Mishra: IPL fable and Delhi Capitals (DC) seasoned Amit Mishra returned a affirmative result. The 38-year-old was stationed with Delhi squad successful Ahmedabad. He played 4 matches and scalped 6 wickets.
4. Wriddhiman Saha: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha tested affirmative for coronavirus hours up of his team's lucifer against Mumbai Indians successful Delhi connected Tuesday. He played 2 matches successful IPL 2021 and scored 8 runs.
Note: CSK bowling manager Lakshmipathy Balaji has besides tested affirmative for Covid-19 wrong the IPL 2021 bio-bubble.