New Delhi: Corona virus entry in IPL 2021 happened when Kolkata Knight Riders cricketers Varun Chakraborty and Sandeep Warrier were found to be Corona positive. Due to this, the match between the proposed Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders was immediately postponed on Monday evening. Now the IPL tournament is in danger of being canceled.
Shahrukh Khan encouraged
In the midst of a sudden stir in the team of Kolkata Knight Riders, team owner Shah Rukh Khan has talked to the players of KKR over a video call. Sheldon Jackson, the batsman of the KKR team, revealed this thing and gave this information on Twitter.
The team got Shahrukh’s support in difficult circumstances
Sheldon Jackson told how team owner Shah Rukh has encouraged the players in difficult situations. Jackson tweeted, ‘Thanks to Shah Rukh Khan, CEO Vanky Mysore and Jai Mehta Sir. He supported all the players in such a difficult situation and encouraged them. I am very happy that I am a part of such a team.
Thank you so much @iamsrk , @VenkyMysore and jay mehta sir, for comforting us and giving us the confidence that as owners and as a franchise you have our backs, makes me so happy to be a part of such a team
– Sheldon Jackson (@ ShelJackson27) May 3, 2021
What was the whole matter?
Let us know that on May 3, the IPL match between KKR and RCB was postponed after some players in Kolkata Knight Riders team came to Corona Test positive. Leg spinner Chakraborty and fast bowler Warrior have been placed in the quarantine. Both of them are 30 years old. Of these two, the Warrior has not got a chance to play in one of the seven matches of KKR so far in the current season. KKR played their last match against Delhi Capitals on April 29 in Ahmedabad and after the positive results, there could be panic situation in the tournament.