IND vs ENG: Fifth Test match canceled, players refuse to play after Corona report

Earlier on Thursday, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly had also expressed apprehension about the Test match being held. Ganguly had said in his statement that nothing can be said on whether the fifth Test match will be played or not.

Sports Desk. The fifth test match between India and England has been cancelled. India lead 2-1 in the 5-Test series between England and India. The reports of many staff members came positive after the head coach of the Indian team, Ravi Shastri, came to Corona positive. After that they have been kept in isolation. According to BBC, this decision has been taken after physio Yogesh Parmar became corona positive. However, the test report of the entire team of India came negative.

A statement issued by the England Board said that India is unable to field its team due to fears of an increase in the cases of COVID-19 inside the Indian team’s camp. We apologize to the fans for this news. After discussing every issue, the England Board and BCCI have put safety first. The ECB said- “Following ongoing talks with the BCCI, the fifth Test between England and India starting today at Old Trafford will be cancelled.

Let us inform that on Thursday, the corona test of the Indian team physio came positive, after which the talk of the cancellation of the fifth Test match started coming to the fore. However, the report of Indian players in the corona test has come negative. The Indian team is ahead of England 2-1 in the series.

Earlier on Thursday, BCCI President Sourav Ganguly had also expressed apprehension about the Test match being held. Ganguly had said in his statement that nothing can be said on whether the fifth Test match will be played or not.

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