IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals assembles in Mumbai for quarantine


The Indian members of Delhi Capitals, together with pacers Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav, arrived right here and straightaway went for the seven-day necessary quarantine forward of the IPL starting on April 9.

The Delhi Capitals, who had reached the finals within the final version in UAE, will tackle Chennai Tremendous Kings in its first match of the IPL season on the Wankhede Stadium right here on April 10.

“Just a few Indian members of the Delhi Capitals’ squad, which included pacers Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav, leg-spinner Amit Mishra and all-rounder Lalit Yadav, assembled on the staff lodge in Mumbai on Tuesday, 23 March 2021. The gamers will probably be in quarantine till 30 March 2021,” a launch mentioned.

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Ajinkya Rahane, who has been on a break since enjoying within the four-match Check sequence in opposition to England, additionally equipped for bio-bubble life.

“It has been a productive two weeks at dwelling. Was capable of meet up with buddies and spend some high quality time with household. Again in quarantine now and looking out ahead to an thrilling few months of cricket,” tweeted Rahane, who had led India to a historic 2-1 Check sequence win in Australia.

Delhi Capitals, nonetheless, is prone to be with out its common skipper Shreyas Iyer after he was dominated out of the continuing ODI sequence in opposition to England following a left shoulder dislocation. He’s additionally in critical doubt to play within the first half of the IPL.

He had suffered the harm throughout England’s innings within the opening ODI in Pune.

In his absence, the DC captaincy might go to one of many three gamers, Rishabh Pant, Australian Steve Smith or senior off-spinner R Ashwin.