After bowling coach Balaji was tested positive, the entire CSK team was in isolation. According to the latest reports, batting coach Michael Hussey was also tested positive. But the team management which was suspicious over Hussey’s covid report has retested immediately. The results of the second test are awaited.
To support India in this crisis, many overseas IPL players have been contributing their part. CSK’s Jason Behrendorff to donate an undisclosed sum to UNICEF Australia’s India COVID-19 Crisis Appeal Fund. It is known that Cricket Australia had pledged A$50,000 for the same.
Yesterday, BCCI Vice-President Rajeev Shukla confirmed the suspension of the ongoing IPL season keeping in mind the safety of players.