For home cricketers within the IPL who’re at the moment based mostly out of Delhi and Ahmedabad, it’s a lesser trouble because the BCCI and franchises are busy chalking out the logistics of journey throughout the nation.
The board and franchises, nevertheless, are engaged on the larger problem of sending the abroad gamers again dwelling. TOI understands that cricket boards in nations that haven’t imposed a journey ban for these travelling from India have already began corresponding with the BCCI and the franchises to accommodate journey and quarantine.
Cricket South Africa (CSA), as an example, issued an announcement saying it has “made contact with the related franchises to make sure expedited journey”.
Within the case of cricketers from Australia, the place journey from India has been banned until Could 15, the gamers are anticipated to fly to locations which are permitting flights from India – comparable to Maldives and Sri Lanka – and quarantine for 14 days earlier than heading dwelling from there.
“Lots of gamers from the identical nation play for various franchises. So the franchises can probably work collectively in determining an answer. That’s taking place as we communicate,” sources stated.
It’s learnt that franchises have additionally mentioned the thought of sharing prices that might be incurred to constitution flights to ship gamers dwelling.