Rajasthan Royals fielding coach tests positive for COVID-19

Jaipur: Dishant Yagnik, the fielding coach of Indian Premier League side Rajasthan Royals, on Wednesday (August 12) said that he has tested positive for coronavirus COVID-19.

Yagnik took to Twitter to announce the news and urged everyone who had been in contact with him to get tested. Yagnik will now have to remain in quarantine for 14 days and will have to test negative twice before being allowed to fly out of India to join the Royals squad in UAE.

‘Hi all, I hv tested COVID +. Pls get tested if you hv been in contact with me in the last 10 days. In line wd BCCI protocols I will be now quarantining for 14 days. I will then need 2 ngtv tests b4 joining the team @rajasthanroyals in UAE. Thx 4 yr blessings & good wishes!,’ he tweeted.

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