New Delhi: After the cancellation of the 5th Test of India and England, the players of the Indian cricket team have reached the UAE for the second phase of IPL 2021. The matches of this mega T20 league will be played here from September 19.
The 5th and last Test match was to be played at Old Trafford in Manchester from 10 September but was forced to be cancelled due to the threat of the coronavirus epidemic. Now the captain of Team India, Virat Kohli has given his reaction for the first time on this issue.
What did Virat Kohli say?
Virat Kohli said, ‘It was disappointing that we have reached here ahead of schedule, but the way the effect of Coronavirus is showing, things are very difficult. Anything can happen anytime. Hope the IPL goes well in UAE and we will be able to maintain a safe environment.
RCB’s first match on 20 September
Virat Kohli’s RCB team will play its first match against Eoin Morgan KKR on 20 September. This match will take place on 20 September at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi.