South Africa squad arrives in India

 

New Delhi: The centrally contracted Indian players will undergo a series of medical tests at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru to ascertain fitness as well as to assess workload.

The visiting team is accompanied by Cricket South Africa’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr Shuaib Manjra, due to the prevalent novel coronavirus threat. India has recorded 39 cases so far, while the number of  infected has gone beyond one lakh internationally. The series’ second and third ODI will be played in Lucknow (March 15) and Kolkata (March 18).

Agency