Even before the start of (IPL 2021), Corona’s crisis had started looming on this league. Meanwhile, now the BCCI has decided to cancel the league. It has been announced after the news of continuous players getting infected. Meanwhile, the board has now issued strict orders for the players returning back to England.
England Cricket Board issued strict order
In fact, recently, KKR team players Varun Chakraborty and Sandeep Warrior were found infected with this Varayas. After this, the Corona report of some staff members including Chennai team coach Laxmipathy Balaji also came positive. Due to which the match on Monday was canceled. After this, Chennai had announced today that, on May 5, it will not take part in the match against Rajasthan.
Because the whole team is being quarantined for a week. Amidst these reports, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has decided to suspend this season right now. However, no information has been revealed about when this season will be held next. However, the England cricket board has given a big statement about its players.
The Board gave an option to the players returning home from India
Recently, the England Cricket Board spokesman has said about the English players involved in this league that, we will not ask 11 of our players to leave the IPL. But, we have kept our eyes on them. We are in touch with the players as well as the staff, if the matter is to play in this tournament, it will be the decision of the players themselves.
He further said in this connection that, we have given our players an option that, either they continue to play in this IPL league or if they want to leave the tournament and come back to England, then they will have to stay in a quarantine of 10 days. The England players currently in India include Eoin Morgan, Jose Butler, Sam Curran, Tom Karan, Moin Ali, Chris Woakes, Johnny Bairstow, Sam Billings, Chris Jordan, Jason Roy and David Malan.
Problems for Australian players may increase
At the moment, where the news of relief has come for England players, then the players of Australia may have to face a lot of problems. According to a report quoted by the Sydney Morning Herald, “The federal government is considering imposing a fine on all persons entering Australia from India and taking legal action.” If this happens, the problem of kangaroo players can increase.