November 20, 2020 10:40:57 pm
Three cricketers, together with Abhishek Raman and Writtick Chatterjee of East Bengal and Mohun Bagan, on Friday examined positive for COVID-19 ahead of the Bengal T20 Challenge starting on November 24.
Apart from Raman and Writtick, Dip Chatterjee of Calcutta Customs and anti-corruption official Partha Pratim Sen returned positive.
Six golf equipment, together with heavyweights Mohun Bagan, East Bengal, will compete within the November 24-December 10 match which might be held in a strict bio-bubble to mark the return of cricket to Eden Gardens after the COVID-19 lockdown.
“A total of 142 persons had been tested one day prior to checking into the hotel for COVID-19 and four have returned positive,” CAB mentioned in a media assertion.
“They have been referred to the CAB medical team for treatment,” it added.
The match will see a complete of 33 matches and the groups have picked 48 gamers together with 24 standbyes.
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