It’s shocking! Just a week before the start of the IPL 2021, Delhi Capitals star spinner Axar Patel has tested positive for COVID-19.
On Saturday, in a media release Delhi Capitals said that the player had checked in the hotel room on March 28 with a negative COVID-19 report. However his second COVID-19 reports has returned positive.
“Delhi Capitals all-rounder Axar Patel has tested positive for COVID-19. He had checked into the team hotel in Mumbai on March 28, 2021, with a negative report. His report from the second COVID test, came positive,” Delhi Capitals said in a statement.
“He is currently in isolation at a designated medical care facility. The Delhi Capitals medical team is in constant touch with Axar and ensuring his safety and well-being. We wish him a speedy recovery,” it added.
Delhi capitals start their campaign in the IPL 2021 against CSK at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on April 10.