Chennai Tremendous Kings batting coach Michael Hussey on Tuesday examined optimistic for COVID-19, a day after the IPL group’s bowling coach L Balaji returned optimistic for the dreaded virus.
This was confirmed by Indian Premier League sources hours after the 14th version of the profitable T20 league was indefinitely suspended resulting from a COVID-19 outbreak in its bio-bubble.
Hussey’s take a look at experiences got here on Tuesday. “Hussey was examined and his pattern got here optimistic. We despatched it for retesting however that has additionally come optimistic,” an IPL supply informed PTI.
On Monday, CSK bowling coach Balaji together with Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers Sandeep Warrier and Varun Chakravarthy had additionally returned optimistic outcomes.
The unfold of infections had led to postponement of two IPL video games earlier. The suspension of the league was introduced after Sunrisers Hyderabad’s wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha examined optimistic for COVID-19 together with Delhi Capitals’ veteran spinner Amit Mishra.