Amid the 21-day lockdown in India due to the coronavirus pandemic, pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah on Monday shared a video where the cricketer can be seen cleaning his house. Also Read - Maharashtra Likely To Impose Uniform Restrictions To Control New Delta Plus Variant
Bumrah, in his post, mentions he does the cleaning twice as he forgot to open his slippers during the first time and hence had to do it all over again. Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Western Railway to Resume Services of 17 Pairs of Special Trains | Full List Here
“My modified mobility drills are keeping the house clean and my mother very happy. PS: Yes, I had to do a Round 2 with no slippers on,” Jasprit Bumrah captioned the video on Twitter. Also Read - Delhi Unlock: Gyms Across National Capital Likely to Reopen From Next Week | Details Here
With most sporting events postponed or canceled and the cash-rich Indian Premier League highly likely to follow the same suite, most cricketers are engaging in fun activities to keep themselves entertained.
A source from IPL administration told the national daily, “IPL will not happen this year. It will now happen next year. We all know how the situation is at the moment in the country and no one will take any risk. One can’t have social distancing in the stadium. It’s better to play IPL next year.”
In India, the number of positive cases has already crossed the 1000-mark and is constantly on the rise.