Australian cricketers element of IPL 2021 to attain Maldives by chartered trip
Australian cricketers, involved in the suspended IPL, will soon travel to Maldives in a chartered journey and wait here till Australia starts its borders to receive them, the official said on Wednesday.
Australian continent features sealed its edges to travellers from India until May 15 due to the devastating second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic that pushed the postponement regarding the League.The 38-member Australian contingent which has players, coaches, umpires and commentators, decided to wait in Maldives until the boundaries re-open.
“All Australians are assembling in Delhi start these days and from there they will visit Maldives by a chartered flight,” a KKR group authoritative, which didn’t desire to be called, informed PTI.Chennai Super Kings batting mentor Mike Hussey, who is the only Australian having tested positive, but must remain returning to serve a 10-day quarantine in India.
Cricket-turned-commentator Michael Slater has now reached Maldives.
The IPL organisers on Tuesday postponed the event for an indefinite duration after four Indians people tested positive the virus, that made its way into the bio-secure bubble.
Posted at Wed, 05 May 2021 13:08:14 +0000