Kane Williamson flies out on Thursday to hitch the remainder of SunRisers Hyderabad squad within the UAE.© AFP
New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has acknowledged that there’s a “little little bit of apprehension” as he gears as much as depart for the UAE to compete within the Indian Premier League, starting September 19 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. 13 members of the Chennai Tremendous Kings contingent, together with two gamers, testing optimistic for the virus has added to his issues as he prepares for his stint with SunrRisers Hyderabad. He flies out on Thursday.
“That is a part of the explanation why they made each crew keep at a special lodge,” Williamson instructed ‘Radio New Zealand’.
“However clearly that is dangerous information. You do not wish to hear anyone has COVID. I hear they’re predominantly asymptomatic so hopefully via one other lockdown interval they’ll come via and will likely be okay.”
He is likely one of the six New Zealanders that includes within the match which was moved out of India as a result of rising coronavirus instances.
“Clearly there’s somewhat little bit of apprehension, definitely as you get nearer to the time. Now it is two days out you begin considering you do should be extraordinarily vigilant and disciplined,” added Williamson.
The IPL will likely be performed throughout three cities — Sharjah, Dubai and Abu Dhabi. The occasion will conclude on November 10.
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