New Delhi, 4 May (Agencies)
The BCCI has postponed the IPL indefinitely, in view of the increasing cases of Corona in the country and the transition of players and coaches of IPL teams. However, according to information received from sources, the IPL has been postponed for the entire season. A news agency has given information in this context, quoting BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla.
It is noteworthy that the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Chennai Super Kings and (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday was also postponed due to bowling coach L Balaji finding positive for Kovid-19. Had to undergo rigorous segregation. According to the Board’s Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), if any person comes in contact with an infected person, he will have to remain on segregation for six days and during this time three reports of his RT PCR should be negative.
Earlier on Monday, his match against Royal Challengers Bangalore was postponed after two Kolkata Knight Riders players Varun Chakraborty and Sandeep Warrier were found positive. “You must have seen that the situation was under control when the matches were being held in Chennai and Mumbai,” said a franchise team official. Problems arose after teams traveled from one city to another. ‘