IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians head coach Jayawardene to quarantine in Maldives with Aussie contingent | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Mumbai Indians on Thursday informed that the Australian contingent will fly to the Maldives on a special charter flight and will be quarantined for 14 days before the group departs for Australia. Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene will also complete his quarantine in the Maldives before returning to Sri Lanka. The franchise also … Read more IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians head coach Jayawardene to quarantine in Maldives with Aussie contingent | Cricket News – Times of India

Bangladesh’s IPL players Shakib Al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahaman return to Dhaka | Cricket News – Times of India

DHAKA: Bangladesh internationals Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahaman on Thursday afternoon returned safely to Dhaka on a chartered flight arranged by the Rajasthan Royals and the Kolkata Knight Riders after the IPL was indefinitely postponed. While KKR posted the news of Shakib’s safe arrival here, Mustafizur took to twitter to thank both the franchises … Read more Bangladesh’s IPL players Shakib Al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahaman return to Dhaka | Cricket News – Times of India

Inside IPL’s bubble: Players recall how it changed after COVID came knocking | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: There was undeniable fear once COVID-19 found its way into IPL‘s bio-bubble, some Indian players who participated in the recently-suspended T20 league have revealed with a couple of them also asserting that it wasn’t as “tight” as it was last year. The world’s biggest T20 league was forced to suspend proceedings indefinitely on … Read more Inside IPL’s bubble: Players recall how it changed after COVID came knocking | Cricket News – Times of India

IPL 2021: We were religiously following protocol, surprised virus entered the team bio-bubble, says Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Khaleel Ahmed | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: “There is nothing more important than life right now” – India and Sunrisers Hyderabad left-arm pacer Khaleel Ahmed told TimesofIndia.com as he took a taxi from the airport to his hometown – Tonk in Rajasthan, after IPL 2021 was suspended. Khaleel was in his hotel room in Delhi when one of the members … Read more IPL 2021: We were religiously following protocol, surprised virus entered the team bio-bubble, says Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Khaleel Ahmed | Cricket News – Times of India

IPL 2021 Suspended: England players return home, Australians head to Maldives and Lanka | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Barring Eoin Morgan, Dawid Malan and Chris Jordan, who will be flying out of India on Friday to head home, the remaining cricketers from England, who had arrived here to participate in the now-suspended, IPL have returned to the UK. Those tracking developments said, “the players have been put under quarantine”. Meanwhile, players heading … Read more IPL 2021 Suspended: England players return home, Australians head to Maldives and Lanka | Cricket News – Times of India

Mike Atherton doesn’t see IPL being rescheduled | Cricket News – Times of India

LONDON: Former England captain Mike Atherton doesn’t see a window this year to complete the suspended Indian Premier League. The world’s biggest T20 league was suspended indefinitely on Tuesday after multiple COVID-19 cases were detected in the tournament’s bio-bubble. “Just don’t see where the gap (in the schedule) is. India come to England for five … Read more Mike Atherton doesn’t see IPL being rescheduled | Cricket News – Times of India

UK-bound New Zealand players to remain in India till May 10: Players’ union chief | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: New Zealand cricketers involved in the now suspended IPL, including captain Kane Williamson, are likely to remain in India at least till May 10 before flying to England for national duty, their players’ union chief said on Wednesday. The remaining players as well as the support staff in various IPL teams and commentators … Read more UK-bound New Zealand players to remain in India till May 10: Players’ union chief | Cricket News – Times of India

ACA tells Australian players to do homework before signing up for overseas T20 leagues in COVID era | Cricket News – Times of India

MELBOURNE: Australian Cricketers Association chief executive Todd Greenberg has asked its players to do their “homework” and consider the risks involved before signing overseas T20 deals in the near future as the world grapples with an evolving pandemic. With their country shut for all those flying from India, the suspended IPL‘s 40-strong Australian contingent, comprising … Read more ACA tells Australian players to do homework before signing up for overseas T20 leagues in COVID era | Cricket News – Times of India

Covid-19: India has been amazing to me every time, please stay safe, says Slater | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Former Australia batsman Michael Slater on Wednesday once again slammed Prime Minister Scott Morrison for enforcing a travel ban from India and not letting citizens enter the country. The Australian contingent that had come to India is now stranded and their only hope of entering Australia lies in the travel ban being lifted … Read more Covid-19: India has been amazing to me every time, please stay safe, says Slater | Cricket News – Times of India

IPL 2021: Looking back, organisers may have tweaked few things, says Pat Cummins on India hosting the IPL | Cricket News – Times of India

MELBOURNE: Australia pacer Pat Cummins feels the IPL organisers, in hindsight, would have “tweaked a few things” after deciding to host the league in India amidst a raging COVID-19 pandemic. Cummins, a key part of the Kolkata Knight Riders team, said previous edition held in UAE was incredibly “well-run” and the organisers pushed it “little … Read more IPL 2021: Looking back, organisers may have tweaked few things, says Pat Cummins on India hosting the IPL | Cricket News – Times of India