There is a bad news for Delhi Capitals franchise. On Sunday Delhi Capitals assistant physiotherapist has tested positive for coronavirus.
The franchise said that he was going through his mandatory quarantine period & had tested negative for the first two tests after arriving in Dubai & has tested positive for coronavirus in the third test. “He was yet to meet with and had not been in contact with any players or staff of the franchise. He was isolated immediately, and is currently at the IPL Isolation Facility in Dubai for the next 14 days, at the end of which he will have to produce two negative reports for him to be able to join the Delhi Capitals squad,” Delhi Capitals said in a statement.
The franchise’s medical team is in constant touch with him & wishes him speedy recovery the statement added. The first match of the IPL 2020 will be played on September 19 in the UAE. Mumbai Indians will be facing CSK in the opening match of the IPL 2020 the organizers confirmed on Sunday. Delhi Capitals will face Kings XI Punjab on September 20.