After the news that Deepak Chahar tested positive came to light on Saturday, trouble has mounted for Chennai Super Kings – who were pitted as one of the favourites for IPL 13. Chahar was a part of the MS Dhoni-led side which had attended the six-day training camp in Chennai before heading for UAE. It is believed that the pacer may have picked up the deadly virus there. Also Read - Dream11 IPL 2020 LIVE UPDATES: MS Dhoni's Competitive Comeback Hours Away
Now that the news is known to all cricket lovers, a chat between Deepak and his brother Rahul Chahar – who plays for the Mumbai Indians – is going viral. In the chat, a concerned, Rahul asks Deepak as to why he is not following the pandemic norms – like social distancing and wearing the mask – to which Deepak replies do we wear masks when we are with our family. Also Read - MI vs CSK 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips Dream11 IPL 2020: Pitch Report, Fantasy Playing Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings T20 Match 1 at Abu Dhabi 7.30 PM IST Saturday, September 19
Seems like Deepak’s reply is coming back to haunt him as fans are not happy with his conduct: Also Read - MI vs CSK Dream11 Team Prediction IPL 2020: Captain, Fantasy Playing Tips, Probable XIs For Today's Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings T20 Match 1 at Shiekh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi 7.30 PM IST Saturday, September 19
Chahar will now have two undergo two-week self-isolation and then has to test negative two times in a span of 24 hours to be fit again to join the squad.
With less than three weeks to go for the start of the tournament, this comes as a massive blow for the franchise.