Sunrisers Hyderabad Bowler T Natarajan tests Covid positive


SunRisers Hyderabad bowler T Natarajan has tested positive for Covid-19 and went into isolation along with other close contacts, which included teammate Vijay Shankar, an official IPL statement said.

"Sunrisers Hyderabad player T Natarajan tested positive for COVID-19 at a scheduled RT-PCR test. The player has isolated himself from the rest of the squad. He is currently asymptomatic," IPL stated in a press release.

The match against Delhi Capitals (DC) on Wednesday, however, has been given the green light after the rest of the contingent tested negative.

"The rest of the contingent including the close contacts underwent RT-PCR tests at 5AM local time this morning and the test reports are negative. As a result, tonight's game between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals will go ahead at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai," the press release added.