Delhi Capitals Indian players who were in the UK have landed in the UAE on Sunday morning. A day before Mumbai Indians players Rohit Sharma, Jasprit Bumrah and Suryakumar Yadav also reached UAE. Chris Woakes is not a part of the side after he pulled out from IPL 2021. Hyderabad’s Jonny Bairstow has also pulled out from the UAE leg.
Statement from Delhi Capitals:
The Delhi Capitals players who were part of the Indian squad for the Test series against England landed in Dubai safely on Sunday, 12 September 2021 for the second half of the VIVO IPL 2021.#YehHaiNayiDilli #IPL2021 @SofitelDXBPalm [1/3] pic.twitter.com/nYBqd21QS4
— Delhi Capitals (@DelhiCapitals) September 12, 2021
On Sunday morning (September 12), Delhi Capitals (DC) announced that their players have reached Dubai. They tested negative for COVID-19 upon arriving there.
Rishabh Pant, R Ashwin, Prithvi Shaw, Ajinkya Rahane, Axar Patel, Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav who have landed in Dubai from the UK. They will be following a six-day quarantine period during which they will be tested thrice.