IPL 2021: The match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) may be postponed today in the 14th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). According to the Cricbuzz report, the match could be delayed due to the COVID-19 Crisis. Two players Varun Chakraborty and Sandeep Warrier Corona, have been infected in the Kolkata Knight Riders camp.
IPL Match Postponed
The rest of the team’s corona report has come negative. Currently, both players have been isolated and undergoing treatment. In such a situation, today’s match has been postponed. Also, it has been reported that all the players have been kept in isolation. KKR’s three players are in poor health. All players are isolated for a week. The contest will now be re-scheduled.
— Cricbuzz (@cricbuzz) May 3, 2021
This match is to be held at Narendra Modi Stadium
Significantly, this match is to be played at the Narendra Modi Cricket Stadium in Ahmedabad. There is no official notification regarding the postponement of the match yet, but there is a possibility that the match to be held today will be cancelled. According to Cricket News website Cricinfo, this match has been rescheduled.
Till now, IPL matches were not interrupted.
It is worth noting that all the matches of the IPL are being organised in the BioSecure Environment. Till now, 29 matches of IPL have been played, and there was no obstruction in the conduct of any match. Significantly, RCB has played seven matches and is third in the points table with five wins. On the other hand, KKR has only two wins in its account in 7 matches, and this team is in the 7th position in the point table.