Bombay: The Mumbai Indians mentioned on Thursday their native stars have returned residence whereas securing a protected passage for his or her Australian contingent to the Maldives with Sri Lankan head coach Mahela Jayawardene, who will even be quarantined there.
The five-time champions have posted a collection of tweets and shared journey plans for his or her gamers and help employees.
“The Indian gamers have launched into their journey again to their hometown. All journey and safety protocols associated to Covid-19 have been diligently adopted.
“Gamers and help employees primarily based in Mumbai and Ahmedabad will return residence by way of Ahmedabad on a constitution flight. The cabin crew accomplished a seven-day quarantine on the crew’s lodge in Delhi, the franchise mentioned.
“Australian gamers and help employees will fly to the Maldives on a particular constitution. MI has organized for his or her 14 day quarantine keep within the Maldives earlier than bringing them again to Australia,” he mentioned. indicated.
The franchise has two hard-hitting Australian gamers, drummer Chris Lynn and level guard Nathan Coulter-Nile.
Journey Replace on MI Gamers, Assist Employees and Administration: pic.twitter.com/fw0awJO2K4
– Mumbai Indians (@mipaltan) May 6, 2021
“Head coach Mahela Jayawardene will even full his quarantine within the Maldives earlier than returning to Sri Lanka,” he added.
Gamers and help employees from New Zealand, South Africa and the Caribbean will journey to Auckland, Johannesburg and Trinidad on their respective constitution flights organized by the franchise.
Amongst his foreigners, whereas Kieron Pollard, the versatile participant, is from the West Indies, opener Quinton de Kock is from South Africa.
Pacer Trent Boult and bowling coach Shane Bond are from New Zealand.
The postponement of the IPL was introduced by the BCCI after Sunrisers Hyderabad wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha examined optimistic for COVID-19 with veteran Delhi Capitals spinner Amit Mishra.
On Monday, Chennai Tremendous Kings bowling coach L Balaji, together with Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers Sandeep Warrier and Varun Chakravarthy, additionally had optimistic outcomes.