Corona has also knocked in the Ashes Test series being play between England and Australia. Corona’s report of four people has come positive in the camp of England. This series can also cancel or postponed if the infection increases among players or support staff. Recently, the ODI series between Pakistan and West Indies has postponed due to this reason. Before this series, many West Indies players and support staff infected with Corona.
Positive patients are currently isolate
Cricket Australia has issued a statement saying that the Covid-19 positive patients found in the England camp have isolated for the time being. Rapid antigen test of England team players and the entire staff has also done. Everyone’s report has come negative. Cricket Australia and Melbourne Cricket Committee are monitoring the situation.
Australia CEO Nick Hawkley said in the statement
Cricket Australia CEO Nick Hawkley has also made a statement on this matter. He has said, ‘Based on the information available so far and the situation as it is, it was decided that the match should allow to go on now.
Australia named on the first day of the Boxing Day Test
The Australia team, which has won the first two Tests of the Ashes series, seems to be dominating England in the third Test as well. On the first day, the Australian bowlers all out the English team for just 185 runs. In reply, Australia had scored 61 runs for the loss of one wicket till the end of the first day’s play.
two members of England corona positive
Two support staff from England and two members of their family have found to be Corona positive. The report of all four has come positive during the rapid antigen test. Giving information, the Australian Cricket Board said that the rapid antigen test of the rest of the people also done, in which the reports of all the players and the rest of the support staff have come negative. The RTPCR test of the England team will do this evening and both the teams will be more careful during the match. However, no changes have made in either team.
There will be no effect in the match
Despite the arrival of Corona cases, no changes will made to the fans and the ground fixed for the Test match. Cricket Australia and Melbourne Cricket Club will keep an eye on the situation. The Government of Victoria’s Kovid Security Plan will also fully implemented. It is the second day of the third match of the Test series between England and Australia and the match is playing between the two teams. At present, Australia’s position in the match is better than England’s.