Chennai: Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting said that the IPL has created the safest bio bubble in the world for all the teams but outside it he is aware of the serious situation arising due to Corona in India and also talks to the players about it. .
‘There is more talk on outside conditions’
This great Australian player has admitted that the IPL is a good change in this difficult period, but said that his team constantly talks about the Corona situation. He told the Delhi Capitals YouTube channel, ‘In this IPL, there is talk about the situation outside the ground more than inside. We are the safest in the country because it is the safest bio bubble.
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‘DC is like a big family for us’
Potting said, ‘I keep asking the players at breakfast that what is going on outside and whether their families are safe or not. This is very important. In such a situation people can be kept happy through IPL and cricket. Delhi Capitals is like a big family for us. It is difficult for the players to stay away from family and I cannot think of putting myself in that situation.
What did Potting say about Ashwin’s decision?
Ravichandran Ashwin of Delhi has decided to leave the league midway to help the family battling Corona. Ponting said without naming Ashwin, ‘The players are in Chennai but cannot meet their family. It is very difficult, we hope everyone is safe outside.
Potting responded to Ashwin’s tweet
After winning the match against Hyderabad on Sunday, Ashwin tweeted, ‘I am taking a break from this season’s IPL from tomorrow. My family is fighting the Corona epidemic and they need my help in this difficult time. If things go in the right direction, then I will come back. Shukriya Delhi Capitals. Potting also responded by saying, ‘Be safe, take care of your family, hope we will meet you soon.’
Stay safe, look after your family and hopefully we will see you soon
– Ricky Ponting AO (@RickyPonting) April 26, 2021