Delhi Capitals’ coach Ricky Pointing landed in Dubai today for upcoming season of Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) which is set to begin from next month in UAE from sep 19 to final on nov 10.The Delhi Capitals’ official shared a picture of Ricky pointing on Twitter and confirmed the news that coach Pointing arrived in UAE.while sharing the post DC wrote”
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Now as per the protocols Ricky Pointing will undergo a seven day quarantine period and COVID 19 tests.if he clear tests then he will allow to enter the training period with IPL players.
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— Delhi Capitals (Tweeting from ??) (@DelhiCapitals) August 27, 2020
Earlier when Ricky Pointing has started his journey from Australia to join the team in Dubai.Pointing tweeted its very hard for him to left his family at this times.Sharing the news of his travel on Twitter, Ponting tweeted, “Really hard to leave my family behind at this time, but next stop Dubai. See you soon @delhicapitals”but what actually grabbed the attention of the netizens was the reply of Ravichandran ashwin on that particular post. Ashwin expressed his excitement of working with the Australian legend and also mentioned that he is looking forward to Ricky’s arrival in UAE.
Meanwhile,Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) is just 20 days away and the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) in India has still not finalized the schedule for the IPL that starts form September 19 in the United Arab Emirates.Reason – Dubai & Abu Dhabi both have separate protocols related to Covid-19. There are travel restrictions as well between the two cities.