The Pakistan Cricket Board revealed on Thursday that the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 6 has actually been postponed “with instant impact” after 7 people joining the competition checked favorable for Covid-19.
The PCB stated the decision had actually been obtained of factor to consider for the health and wellness and wellness of all participants in the tournament.
“Following a meeting with the team proprietors and also taking into consideration the health and wellness as well as health and wellbeing of all individuals is paramount, the Pakistan Cricket Board has actually determined to delay the HBL Pakistan Super League 6 with prompt impact. The decision was made after 7 instances were reported in the competitors, which had actually begun on 20 February,” the cricket body claimed in a news release.
The PCB will focus on “secure as well as safe passage” for the individuals as well as is set to prepare repeat PCR tests, injections, and seclusion facilities for the six franchise business.
PCB President Wasim Khan and also Commercial Supervisor Babar Hamid will hold an interview to provide even more information at 3pm, journalism launch included.
The PCB verified previously in the day that 3 added players from 2 various teams had tested positive for the coronavirus, including they will certainly currently undertake self-isolation for 10 days.
The players had been checked in the afternoon after they showed signs, according to the statement. They had actually not belonged to the sides that played in the other day’s PSL 6 double-header that included Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators vs Multan Sultans.
A day previously, the PCB determined to offer Sars-coronavirus injection dosages to all participants of PSL 6, ending up being the initial cricket board to do so.
The choice was made in the line with the PCB’s task of care plan and to guarantee all participants of the league remain secure and healthy throughout the event, which was set to conclude on March 22.
Earlier today, Islamabad United’s Fawad Ahmed ended up being the first gamer in the tournament to evaluate favorable. United’s match with Quetta Gladiators, scheduled to be held on March 1, was held off because of this while various other gamers were evaluated.
The PCB had actually later on revealed the test outcomes of both Quetta Gladiators as well as Islamabad United squads had actually returned adverse.
Nevertheless, the extremely following day, 2 even more overseas cricketers as well as a local backroom personnel additionally evaluated favorable.