Covid 19 cases in India is no way to stop at any cost. IPL 2021 was a big question and risky. 4 KKR players and 2 CSK players reported Covid positive just a few days back.
As the news came of IPL 2021 postponed yesterday, Eight England players returned to London today.
IPL officials are managing air transport to the Maldives or Sri Lanka for the Australian players.
The bad news came yesterday that IPL 2021 was postponed due to the COVID-19 crisis in India. After a while, English cricketers of the Delhi Capitals team rushed to travel to Delhi from Ahmedabad to catch a flight to Heathrow.
Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler, Sam Billings, Chris Woakes, Moeen Ali, Jason Roy, and brothers Sam and Tom de Curran landed on Wednesday morning, a spokesman for England told Reuters.
Three of the other England players, including captain Eoin Morgan, Chris Jordan, and hitter Dawid Malan will leave India in the next 48 hours.
Australian government imposed arrivals banned from India for all those players previously. For this reason, 38 Australian players, coaches, referees are not leaving now. They will have to wait for Maldives or Srilanka to withdraw the arrivals banned from India until at least May 15.
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