The preparations for the second phase are going on in full swing. All the franchises have started practice after reaching UAE. Meanwhile, Afghanistan cricket team’s star players Mohammad Nabi and Rashid Khan have joined their IPL franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). However, he is currently in Quarantine and the Sunrisers Hyderabad Management will take care of the families of both at all times.
Rashid-Nabi arrived in UAE
After the coup in Afghanistan, there were doubts about the inclusion of players from Afghanistan in the UAE leg of IPL 2021. But now Afghanistan’s star leg-spinner Rashid Khan and all-rounder Mohammad Nabi have reached the UAE. For the time being, both the players will be in Quarantine and then they will be seen practicing with SRH.
The source said that both the players are currently under quarantine and the Sunrisers Hyderabad Management will take care of their families at all times. It was also told that before the tournament, the management will also ensure that both the players are in a good frame of mind as well.
Will stay in Quarantine for 2 days
After the coup in Afghanistan, the Taliban have been captured there. After this, many photos and videos surfaced on social media, in which it was seen that people are running away from their homes and work to save their lives. In such a situation, it will not be easy for the players to leave the family there and go out to play. These players were part of The Hundred when all this happened. After this, apart from Rashid and Nabi, he was part of the Caribbean Premier League.
The source said that once the players are tested, the report will come. After that he can join his own team. Players coming from the Caribbean Premier League and South Africa vs Sri Lanka series bubble will have to stay in isolation for 2 days. After this, they will be tested the next day and after the report comes, they will join the team in the bubble.
SRH needs a comeback
It was organized in India itself. But the league was postponed indefinitely after the rise of Kovid-19 cases in the bio bubble and only 29 matches had been played till then. Now from September 19, the remaining 31 matches are going to be organized in the UAE.
Coming to Sunrisers Hyderabad, the team disappointed everyone with the game. In 7 matches, the team won only 1 match and had to face defeat in 6 matches. So with 2 points the team is at the 8th position in the points table. Now in the second phase, the fans of Hyderabad will expect the team to return.