World Test Championship Playing Conditions
‘The International Cricket Council (ICC) is expected to release the ”Playing Conditions” in the “coming days”
A senior BCCI official told PTI
“Since this is not another bilateral series Test match, we need to know about the playing conditions. There are three basic pointers that we need to know,” a senior BCCI anonymously said to PTI
“What happens in case of a draw, tie or an eventual wash-out without at least one innings of both teams not being completed,”
“The ICC will be publishing the Playing Conditions in coming days. We can’t put a date but I believe they will send it soon.” he added.
— CricketNDTV (@CricketNDTV) May 19, 2021
Quarantine in Southampton
The Indian team are expected to leave immediately for Southampton to undergo quarantine during England’s first Test match against New Zealand at the Ageas Bowl.
Source says :
“Yes, India will be in Southampton only when New Zealand and England play the first of their two Tests. We expect ICC to give an idea of the duration of hard or soft quarantine in the next few days.
“Since it’s an ICC event, the final notification needs to come from them,”
all those living in Mumbai, Pune and nearby areas can join the team bubble on May 24 like men’s team skipper Virat Kohli and his respective red and white ball deputies.
BCCI has deployed three charter flights — from Delhi, Hyderabad and Chennai — for both male and female cricketers.
“Also the rule for boarding a charter flight is that even the driver of the private car needs to quarantine three days before the journey and have a negative RT-PCR report.
“There was no reason for this clarification but when former players, who have played at the highest level, amplify rumor’s on social media, you are left with no choice,”
“Each and every member of the men’s and women’s team are aware of travel details,” he added.
Players according to report expected to carry three RT-PCR negative results before boarding a charter flight.