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PCB confirms unnamed participant has examined COVID-19 constructive forward of PSL 6

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PCB confirms unnamed player has tested COVID-19 positive ahead of PSL 6

The Pakistan Cricket Board has knowledgeable {that a} participant, whose identify was not disclosed, has examined constructive for the coronavirus forward of the sixth version of the Pakistan Super League, which begins right here on Saturday.
“A player from another franchise team who had shown symptoms and was in isolation, has tested positive,” the PCB mentioned in a press release.
“He will now remain in quarantine for 10 days and will require two negative tests in order to integrate again with the side in accordance with the applicable re-entry protocols.”
The PCB additionally said that one other participant and an official of a separate workforce have been positioned beneath three-day quarantine for breaching the bio-secure bubble.
They got here in touch with an individual exterior the bubble on Friday.
The two people will now require two adverse assessments throughout the three-day quarantine interval earlier than they will re-enter the bio-secure bubble.
“The PCB is disappointed that two members of one of the sides showed carelessness and violated the bio-secure bubble protocols by coming into a contact with a person who was not part of the bubble,” it mentioned.
“As reiterated beforehand, the well being and security of all people related to HBL Pakistan Super League 6 is of paramount significance to the PCB and the occasion.
“All players, player support personnel, match officials and family members are once again reminded to diligently follow the PCB Covid-19 protocols as the PCB will not allow anyone to affect the integrity and credibility of the tournament,” the cricket board added.