Second fixture of the three match ODI sequence between West Indies and Eire has been postponed after Covid outbreak within the Eire camp plus two accidents within the squad. Three new members have discovered optimistic whereas Andy McBrine and Mark Adair are injured making the Eire squad 5 gamers brief.
West Indies are main their ongoing three match ODI sequence towards Eire by 1-0. The hosts received the primary ODI by 24 runs. The second ODI was scheduled to be performed on January 11 however now it’s postponed. The choice was taken because of the emergence of three new Covid instances plus two accidents within the visiting squad. 5 members of the squad are in isolation presently for Eire.
A joint assertion from Cricket Eire and Cricket West Indies stated that the Covid instances plus accidents has depleted the Eire squad and subsequently the fixture has been postponed.
“Cricket West Indies (CWI) and Cricket Eire (CI) issued a joint assertion after two additional optimistic Covid-19 instances have been reported within the Eire camp following current testing, and two gamers being dominated out as a consequence of damage, leading to Eire having a severely depleted squad,” the official assertion learn.
“The second CG Insurance coverage one-day worldwide scheduled for Sabina Park on Tuesday, January 11 has subsequently been postponed.”
“CWI and CI are in discussions to evaluation the match schedule and are working to discover all potentialities for the sequence to be accomplished.”
Eire have been hit by a number of Covid instances final month which resulted in abandonment of their sequence towards the USA. Paul Stirling and Shane Getkate subsequently have been examined optimistic after the sequence. Andy McBrine and Mark Adair are presently out injured. The third ODI of the sequence is to be performed on January 14 adopted by a one-off T20I on January 16.
The assertion from Eire cricket additionally acknowledged that 5 optimistic gamers within the squad are underneath isolation and are underneath the care and supervision of medical groups.
“The 5 members of the Eire group who’ve returned optimistic Covid-19 outcomes stay in isolation underneath the care and supervision of the medical groups. Additional updates might be offered as quickly as attainable,” the assertion learn.