Ahmedabad: The IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore, scheduled to be held here today, has been postponed after two KKR players — Varun Chakaravarthy and Sandeep Warrier — tested positive for COVID-19.
“Varun Chakaravarthy and Sandeep Warrier were found to be positive in the third round of testing in the last four days. All other team members have tested negative for COVID -19. Both the players have isolated themselves from the rest of the squad. The Medical Team is in continuous touch with the duo and are monitoring their health. Meanwhile, the Kolkata Knight Riders have now moved towards a daily testing routine to identify any other possible cases and treat them at the earliest.,” the official IPL release said.
The match will be rescheduled some time later during the tournament, which is scheduled to conclude on May 30.