Why 5 Indian players were forced to isolate? Few players are under the isolation period. Because the video was uploaded on the internet which showed that they were having a meal together in a restaurant in Melbourne on the New Year. So, CA states that both the board’s Cricket Australia and BCCI are investigating the matter of whether it is a breach of the bio-secured bubble or not.
Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, Shubman Gill, Prithvi Shaw, and Navdeep Saini. The isolation period is for these five players. The players can do training but they can’t do it with the entire group. Cricket Australia confirms that the step was taken after a discussion with both the cricket boards.
Indian Fan has seen all the five cricketers in the restaurant and he paid their bill. There was an image that showed that Rishabh Pant hugged him. Due to which all the five players were forced to isolate as a precautionary measure.
They will have to face strict protocols because the safety of both teams (India and Australia) is important. Players were allowed to go to restaurants but they have to sit in open air space.
Rohit Sharma missed the T20 series, ODI series, and Two test matches in Australia due to a hamstring injury. Because was recovering from a hamstring injury in the NCA (National Cricket Academy). A couple of days ago, he finished his quarantine period in Australia as he had arrived from India for the last two matches against Australia. But, he will have to isolate again. It will be a tough one for him.
In the Big Bash League 2020, Brisbane Heat players Chris Lynn and Dan Lawrence breached the Bio-Secured Bubble. So, they took the same action against them because they don’t want the players to be affected by the virus.