IPL officers have reiterated their dedication to guaranteeing that every one the stakeholders of the occasion return dwelling safely.
“The BCCI will do everything in its powers to arrange for the secure and safe passage of all the participants in IPL 2021,” mentioned the IPL launch that introduced the suspension of the tournament on Tuesday.
It was the second time in as many weeks that the IPL made such a promise. Last week, after 5 gamers had left their respective biosecure bubbles, IPL chief government Hemang Amin had expressed comparable sentiments.
However, not all of the gamers and help employees members can return dwelling instantly.
The representatives of 4 franchises which have COVID-19 circumstances — Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals — have to serve a six-day isolation interval and clear three exams earlier than being allowed to try of the resorts. As do match officers concerned in the newest video games involving these groups.
The Indian cricketers within the different 4 groups have began the method of returning dwelling, relying on the obtainable modes of transport.
For abroad cricketers, The Hindu understands that the BCCI has touched base with Indian embassies of assorted nations whose residents are concerned within the IPL. Efforts are being made to be sure that all individuals — gamers, coaches, help employees, commentators, broadcast crew — can journey in teams to their respective nations.
With the Australian authorities having barred entry of inbound passengers from India till May 15, the BCCI has requested the Australian gamers to select a vacation spot — India or abroad — the place they really feel protected. In the interim, the Australian cricketers are hoping that their authorities relaxes the principles and permits them to return on the earliest.