India seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar hinted that they may prohibit using saliva to polish the white ball right through the first ODI against South Africa on Thursday as a precautionary measure within the wake of the fatal Novel Coronavirus outbreak. Bhuvneshwar, alternatively, mentioned a choice in this can be taken through the group physician right through a gathering afterward Wednesday. “Now we have thought of this factor (now not the usage of saliva) however I will’t say at this time we will be able to now not use saliva as a result of if we do not use saliva then how can we shine the ball. Then we will be able to get hit and also you folks will say you aren’t bowling neatly,” the 31-year-old pacer, who’s returning to the group after recuperating from sports activities hernia surgical operation, mentioned right through the post-match press convention right here.
“However it is a legitimate level and let’s have a look at we will be able to have a group assembly lately and no matter instruction we get or no matter is the most suitable option we will be able to do. All of it is determined by the group physician and what recommendation he offers us,” he added.
Amid the ever-rising threat of the Coronavirus outbreak with greater than 40 certain instances within the nation, Bhuvneshwar mentioned they’re taking each imaginable precaution in those tough occasions.
He, alternatively, refused to invest on whether or not the approaching Indian Premier League can be disrupted through the fatal illness.
“You can not say anything else at this time as a result of it is taking a deadly scenario in India. However we’re taking each precaution we will take. Now we have a group physician with us and he’s giving us directions about dos and don’ts. So we are hoping it may not move (unfold) a lot additional,” he mentioned.
Identical to different groups, Indian gamers have additionally been steered to steer clear of lovers.
“Few dos and don’ts which the group physician needs us to do. Easy such things as keeping up hygiene, stay washing your arms continuously and now not going nearer to lovers and all the ones issues.
“However we can not steer clear of lovers as a result of they love us, they improve us. Within the period in-between, we will try to now not get an excessive amount of nearer to them. We will be able to steer clear of up to we will,” he added.
South Africa trainer Mark Boucher had mentioned that the Proteas may steer clear of the normal handshakes right through their keep in India within the wake of the outbreak.
In spite of the Covid19 wreaking havoc international, South Africa went forward with the excursion best after their scientific and safety group gave a go-ahead after doing a chance evaluate.
The second one event of the sequence can be performed in Lucknow on March 15 and Kolkata on March 18.