IPL 2021: Now RR vs CSK match postponed after MS Dhoni and Co decided not to participate

IPL 2021 - CSK vs RR Postpined? Big decision by Chennai Super Kings, ‘we will not play against Rajasthan Royals'
IPL 2021 - CSK vs RR Postpined? Big decision by Chennai Super Kings, ‘we will not play against Rajasthan Royals'

IPL 2021 – CSK vs RR Postponed: After 3 positive cases in the Chennai Super Kings squad, they have decided not to play Rajasthan Royals on Wednesday. One of the CSK officials has told Indian Express that we will be undergoing 6-day quarantine and have informed BCCI that we can’t play our match against Rajasthan Royals. Due to the current scenario, BCCI has decided to postpone the Wednesday clash, reported PTI.

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IPL 2021 – CSK vs RR Postponed

“The coach is asymptomatic. However, as per the BCCI’s Covid protocols, everybody who has come in contact with him will have to undergo a six-day quarantine. We can’t play our next game (against Rajasthan Royals). The BCCI knows about the testing protocols and how many tests need to become negative before an all-clear is given. We have communicated it to the BCCI. They will have to reschedule the game between CSK and Rajasthan Royals,” a CSK official told The Indian Express.

IPL 2021 – CSK vs RR Postponed: This means not only CSK’s game against Rajasthan Royals will be postponed but also their game against Sunrisers Hyderabad will be under threat. CSK is supposed to play SRH on May 7th. According to the report by the paper, CSK informed the BCCI that they could step back on the field only once all players who came in contact with the two people who tested positive cleared three tests over a six day period, as per Covid-19 standard operating procedure (SOP) of the IPL.

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IPL 2021 – CSK vs RR Postponed: It is worth noting that currently Kolkata Knight Riders is also under quarantine and so is Delhi Capitals squad. All these developments are making continuation of IPL very difficult.

IPL 2021: Foreign players want to quit IPL, ‘they don’t want to continue’ declares 1 of the franchise

IPL 2021 Covid-19 Updates – Foreign players want to Quit: Problems for the Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) & BCCI is increasing by the minute. InsideSport.co has reliably learnt that foreign players of 1 of the leading IPL franchise has told the management that they want to quit amid increase in Covid-19 crisis in India. The concerned franchise has informed BCCI  about the decision of the foreign players.

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“Most of our foreign players now doesn’t want to continue. They don’t feel safe anymore. We have assured them we will take care of them and if required will also take care of their travel out of India. Without the availability of these players, how we can continue”, said the franchise official. 
InsideSport.co also tried reaching out to some of the foreign players in various franchises and found out that most of them are on tenterhooks.

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“We are extremely worried now, situation is not normal anymore. We are also concerned about Balaji’s positive case. Why BCCI is not quarantining the entire team, Balaji was their in the dugout and in the dressing room with the entire CSK team. The entire team should go into quarantine, its getting difficult to continue like this”, said one of the overseas player. 
 
IPL 2021 – CSK vs RR Postponed?: Big decision by Chennai Super Kings, ‘we will not play against Rajasthan Royals’