The former captain of the KKR , Karthik said he was preparing to lead the team when IPL 2021 in the UAE resumes. He confirmed what Pat Cummins misses later in the season. KKR fell 7th at the IPL 2021, but the competition suspended indefinitely by Covid .
Pat Cummins arrived home at IPL 2021 on 31 May after isolated from India and the Maldives Due to the ongoing Covid crisis in India, the remaining 31 matches of IPL 2020 in the UAE. Kolkata Night Riders’ wicket goalkeeper Dinesh Kartik revealed on Friday that fast pitcher Pat Cummins will not be returning for the remainder of the 2021 (IPL) game in the UAE. IPL 2021 halted on May 4th with just 29 matches after the coronavirus broke the tournament’s bio bubble . It infected four players, two support staff and bus cleaners.
The remaining 31 matches of the 8-team tournament – played in the United Arab Emirates for the second wave of Covid-19 in India. The country hosted IPL matches for the second year in a row, the third after 2009 and 2020. The UAE hosted the entire IPL season last year in a safe biobubble environment . there were no major obstacles during the competition.
However, some foreign players are a little worried about moving their families away from the pandemic . Cummins is one cricketer who does not want to participate in the rest of IPL 2021. He is one of 38 Australian players stuck in India and the Maldives due to Covid-related travel and quarantine restrictions.
Kartik confirmed that Owen Morgan had not returned to the team . He offered to lead the champion once and twice if he wanted to see captain Owen Morgan when the tournament resumes. “Pat Cummins himself is saying he’s not coming. However, there are still three months left for Fish-Man Morgan. Many things can change from now until September. But I’m ready to receive a request to lead. “Karthik said in an interview with The Times of India.
KKR remained in seventh place with two wins in seven games. But then ,BCCI suspended IPL 2021 indefinitely due to the virus crisis. Cummins, who chose nine wickets at the IPL 2021, donated money to the first fight against India’s Covid-19 at the tournament, after which many cricketers and commentators contributed to the national medical infrastructure and virus relief efforts. ..
Selecting the IPL 2021 9 turnstiles, Cummins is the first player in the tournament to donate to India’s fight against Covid-19 . Many cricketers and critics have contributed to the country’s health care infrastructure and virus relief efforts.