New Delhi: Team India is currently facing England in the fourth match of the 5-match Test series. This series is currently tied at 1-1 and both the teams will try to take an edge over each other on the last day of the fourth Test today. But in the meantime a bad news has come for Team India. Actually a key member of Team India has been out before the fifth Test.
this member out
In fact, Team India’s head coach Ravi Shastri has been ruled out of the 5th Test to be held in Manchester after being infected with the corona virus. Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri was found to be Kovid positive on Sunday. Lateral flow test of Ravi Shastri was found positive. After which 4 sports staff of the Indian team including Ravi Shastri were isolated. In which bowling coach Bharat Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar, Indian team physio Nitin Patel are included. But now the update has come that Shastri will have to be out in the fourth Test as well as the fifth Test.
COVID-19: India head coach Ravi Shastri to miss Manchester Test
— ANI Digital (@ani_digital) September 6, 2021
This update came on players
Lateral flow test of Ravi Shastri has been found positive. After which 4 sports staff of the Indian team including Ravi Shastri have been isolated. In which bowling coach Bharat Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar, Indian team physio Nitin Patel are included. RT-PCR test of all these has also been done and till the result is not available, all of them will remain in isolation in the hotel itself.
1-1 draw series
The 5-match series between Team India and England is currently tied at 1-1. The first match of this series was a draw due to rain. After which India defeated England in the second Test played at Lord’s. However, in the third Test, England returned and won the match in a one-sided fashion and the series was tied at 1-1. Now both the teams are trying to take the lead in the fourth Test.