Hardik Pandya landed within the UAE on Friday forward of IPL 2020.© Instagram
IPL’s star-studded groups together with Chennai Tremendous Kings, Royal Challengers Bangalore and defending champions Mumbai Indians arrived within the UAE on Friday for the world’s largest T20 league, starting on September 19. All three groups posted their departure photographs on social media. The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSK held a short coaching camp in Chennai earlier than flying out and was the one group to take action. RCB skipper Virat Kohli, who made his personal preparations to achieve Dubai straight from Mumbai following all BCCI SOP, additionally posted a photograph from the group lodge after touching down.
Each CSK and RCB are primarily based out of Dubai whereas the Rohit Sharma-captained Mumbai Indians are tenting in Abu Dhabi.
The gamers should not allowed to enterprise out of their rooms in the course of the six-day isolation interval.
The gamers, who have been already examined a number of instances earlier than departure, will now bear a six-day isolation interval with testing on day 1, three and 6.
In the event that they clear all of the exams, they are going to be eligible to enter the event’s bio-bubble and begin coaching.
Subsequently, the gamers and help employees might be examined each fifth day of the event.
On Thursday, Kings XI Punjab, Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders turned the primary set of groups to reach within the UAE.
Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals will land over the weekend.
Sixty video games might be performed over 53 days throughout three venues — Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.
In 2014, UAE had hosted the IPL partially because of the common elections in India.
The postponement of the T20 World Cup in Australia created a window for the IPL, which was speculated to happen in March-Might earlier than the BCCI postponed it indefinitely because of the pandemic.