Afghanistan’s leg spinner Rashid Khan has landed in the UAE on Sunday ahead of the IPL 2020. Since then the star player is quarantining in his hotel room as per the IPL’s safety protocols.
While he has been working on his fitness during his isolation period the spinner also shared a glimpse into how he is enjoying his quarantine period. The 21 year old has also gave a sneak peek of his hotel room where he is seen sitting next to a platter of dried fruit & a cup of saffron tea.
“Quarantine Day 3 #DriedFruits #ZaffranTea,” he captioned the picture on Instagram. Rashid Khan along with Mohammad Nabi joined the SRH camp late due to their participation in the CPL. After reaching UAE Rashid Khan said he will work on his fitness during the Quarantine period.
“Pretty excited to be here and joining the team. It has been a tough 6-7 months and now coming here to a different country playing the IPL,” he said in a video shared by SRH on Sunday. “Will try my best to entertain myself and get busy with activities that make me feel fresh,” he had said. “After the quarantine finishes, the tournament will start immediately so I have planned on maintaining my fitness,” he added.
After being on top of the ICC rankings for the bowlers in T20Is Rashid Khan is expected to play an important role for the SRH franchise. SRH will start their campaign on September 21 when they will face RCB.