New Delhi, 3/4 (AO Bureau):Before the start of IPL 2021 (IPL), Delhi Capitals all-rounder Axar Patel has been found to be Corona Positive. The news agency ANI has given this news by quoting sources. The characters are in isolation with all the protocols. This is a big setback for Delhi Capitals. Delhi has to play its match with Chennai Super Kings in Mumbai. Akshar, who took 27 wickets in three Tests against England, has now become suspicious of playing in the first match. Earlier, the regular captain of Delhi Shreyas Iyer has also been out of the entire tournament due to injury.
27-year-old Akshar Patel has taken 80 wickets and has scored 913 runs from his spin bowling in 97 matches so far in his IPL career. Characters that are corona positive before IPL 2021 are the other players. Before him, Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Nitish Rana became Corona positive last month, though he has recovered.
8 ground workers of Wankhede Stadium turned Corona positive
Earlier it was reported that 8 groundsmen of Wankhede Stadium have been infected with Coronavirus. 10 matches of the 14th season of IPL are to be played at Wankhede Stadium. Concerns of the BCCI have increased due to the ever-increasing cases of coronavirus in Maharashtra including Mumbai. According to the report of the Sportstar, the RT-PCR test of 19 field workers of Wankhede Stadium was done last week. Reports of three people had already come in it, while five other field workers were found positive in the report on 1 April.