Yes, WAGS can stay with players for 14 days as per the new rule. Also Read - IPL 2020, Match 10 Preview: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians
This rule comes in after BCCI had asked players to stay away from their wives or girlfriends during the Test series. But it seems there is a change of minds. Also Read - IPL 2020: RCB Skipper Virat Kohli Trolls Yuzvendra Chahal in Hilarious Manner
“In the event of 45-day tour, the BCCI did not want a fixed slot for the WAGs. It may or may not suit all of them. So, we’ve decided that the ladies can join their men for any 14 days during the tour after the first two weeks,” a source was quoted as saying by The Mumbai Mirror. Also Read - IPL 2020: Kangana Ranaut Supports Anushka Sharma in Sunil Gavaskar Controversy, But Accuses Her of 'Selective Feminism'
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This comes as a big move. So in all probability fans would get to see Anushka Sharma root for Virat Kohli from the stands.
Earlier, during the ODI series, fans saw Sakshi, Ritika, and Ayesha cheering for their husbands from the stands.
Meanwhile, the first Test of the series will kick off on August 1 in Birmingham. The second Test will start on August 9 while the third Test of the series will kick off on August 18. The penultimate Test, to be played in Southampton, will start on August 30 followed by final Test of the series from September 7.