11: 40 AM IST
Chris Gayle is decided to link up with his Kings XI Punjab group-mates within the UAE on time after returning two unfavorable Covid-19 exams. There had been experiences that he had attended the birthday celebrations of sprinter Usain Lag – who has since examined particular and is currently in dwelling isolation – in Kingston final Friday.
Gayle, the supreme speed-scorer in T20s, posted the info on Instagram Reviews, with videos of his swab sorting out, earlier than his flight to the UAE. Upon arrival within the UAE, he’ll be examined at the airport, adopted by a six-day quarantine with extra sorting out on days one, three and 5. Handiest once those are cleared can group contributors start training within the biosecure bubble.
In line with Jamaica’s Ministry of Properly being replace on August 23, Jamaica had 16 fresh Covid-19 cases within the previous 24 hours, bringing the country’s total as much as a confirmed 1,529.
Gayle final played aggressive cricket for Chattogram Challengers at the Bangladesh Premier League in January. He was to be fragment of CPL 2020, however opted out of his stint with St Kitts & Nevis Patriots attributable to deepest causes.
Kings XI’s Indian contingent arrived within the UAE final week and are within the course of their six-day quarantine. Earlier this month, it emerged that batsman Karun Nair had examined particular for Covid-19 in July, however was ready to scramble with the squad after returning two unfavorable exams after a two-week isolation.