West Indies vs Australia 2nd ODI | West Indies vs Australia 2nd ODI suspended due to Windies staff member tested Coronavirus positive
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- West Indies vs Australia ODI Series
- The second between the two teams was postponed
- Australia won the first ODI by 133 runs
Many times such moments come to the fore in the game, which no one has any idea. Something similar happened in the second ODI between West Indies and Australia. Both the teams were preparing to clash with their respective teams and the match was tossed. But then suddenly it was found that the corona report of a member of the West Indies staff has come positive. As soon as this news came to the fore, the West Indies board including the players of both the teams was also surprised. After this, the match had to be canceled in a hurry.
West Indies Board gave this statement
The Windies Cricket Board said that the second ODI between West Indies and Australia has been postponed due to a non-playing member of the West Indies staff testing positive. The decision was taken after the toss at Kensington Oval. According to the Corona protocol, all the members and match officials of both the teams had to return to the team hotel immediately. Let us inform that after the suspension of the match, many cricket fans expressed their displeasure on social media. People say that strict Kovid protocol should be in place, so that matches should not be postponed.
When will the second ODI be played?
It is being told that all the members, players and match officials will be again tested for corona and the decision on when the second ODI will be played will be decided after the results. In such a situation, everyone will then have to stay in isolation in their hotel rooms. The results of the PCR-test are expected to come soon. Significantly, Australia has maintained a 1-0 lead in the three-match ODI series against the West Indies. Australia won the first ODI by 133 runs. Earlier, Australia had to face defeat in the T20 International series.
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