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IPL 2022: Delhi Capitals' match shifted:- The coronavirus scare reached IPL 2022 despite taking a lot of precautions. The current schedule got disrupted after some of the players of Delhi Capitals got tested positive for coronavirus. Their upcoming match against Punjab Kings that is planned to commence in Pune has been shifted to Mumbai and the match will be played at Brabourne Stadium. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced the news today through a press release. BCCI said that they changed the venue to avoid further incident or delays in the schedule. BCCI announced the names of five members of the Delhi Capitals who are tested positive for Covid-19.
The COVID positive cases are under isolation and medical observation. We wish all of them a speedy recovery.— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) April 19, 2022
They are Patrick Farhat – Physiotherapist, Chetan Kumar - Sports Massage Therapist, Mitchell Marsh – Player, Dr Abhijit Salvi – Team doctor and Akash Mane – Social Media Content team member. The match between Delhi Capitals and Punjab Kings is scheduled to take place tomorrow and it is shifted from MCA Stadium to Mumbai's Brabourne Stadium. The entire team will undergo RT-PCR test on Wednesday morning. All the positive members are kept under isolation and they will be tested on day 6 and 7. The fourth round of RT-PCR tests are conducted today and all of them are tested negative.