New Delhi: The fourth Test of the 5-match Test series between Team India and England is going on. Meanwhile, a big news has come out. Last evening Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri has been found to be Kovid positive.
Ravi Shastri got corona
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.
BCCI Medical Team has isolated Head Coach Ravi Shastri, Bowling Coach B Arun, Fielding Coach R Sridhar, and Physiotherapist Nitin Patel as a precautionary measure after Shastri’s lateral flow test returned positive last evening: BCCI pic.twitter.com/48D4RQ4Pk8
— ANI (@ANI) September 5, 2021
Big update on fourth test
After Ravi Shastri’s lateral flow test came positive, he and the sports staff have definitely been isolated. But this will not affect the match. Let us tell you that all the players of England and Team India have been tested and the reports of all the players have come negative. In such a situation, there will not be much effect on the Test series and the matches will be played as before.
4th test continues
After losing the toss in the fourth test, Team India, who came to bat first, was all out for 191 runs. After which England scored 290 runs in the first innings. Indian batsmen did wonders in the second innings. Opener Rohit Sharma (127) made his first century on foreign soil and shared his 153-run partnership for the second wicket with Cheteshwar Pujara (61). Thanks to this, India scored 270 for 3 at stumps on the third day of the fourth Test against England here on Saturday.
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.