Harmanpreet Kaur has screened beneficial for Covid-19, the up-date coming immediately after she obtained encountered minor symptoms and was screened. Before testing positive on Monday, ESPNcricinfo understands that the India T20I captain experienced a fever for four days. She actually is presently self-isolating in the home.
Kaur did not perform any section in the new T20Is in your own home in opposition to Southern Africa due to a stylish-flexor injuries, which she found over the fifth ODI inside the much longer-formatting range previous the T20Is.
In Kaur’s absence, Smriti Mandhana led India to a 2-1 range conquer. Before, Mithali Raj experienced guided India to some 4-1 reduction from the ODIs, wherein Kaur strike 160 goes in 4 innings at around 53.33, including a 54 inside the fourth ODI.
Kaur is definitely the second higher-description India Ladies cricketer to get examined good for Covid-19 immediately after rate bowler Mansi Joshi screened beneficial last October. Joshi had to miss the Women’s T20 Challenge in the UAE, where she was to represent the Velocity side, led by Raj, as a result of that.
Separately, a variety of past Indian native cricketers, who were area of the Roads Basic safety Selection in Raipur, have evaluated favorable for Covid-19: Sachin Tendulkar, Yusuf Pathan, S Badrinath and Irfan Pathan have delivered good assessments.
We have seen an abrupt spike of good Covid-19 instances in India in the last 3 weeks, with Monday viewing the addition of a different 56,000 instances. Four other former Native indian cricketers which includes Sachin Tendulkar, Subramaniam Badrinath, Irfan and Yusuf Pathan far too disclosed to obtain evaluated optimistic for any virus in latest days.