Wed, 16 Jun 2021

A day following the Indian Premier League (IPL) postponement, South Africa's top cricketers are on their way back home.

The IPL was suspended on Tuesday after several positive coronavirus cases popped up in the tournament's bio-secure bubble.

A dire situation is currently unfolding in India as they reported more than 20 million infections so far, with over 220 000 deaths as of 5 May.

Cricket authorities from Australia, England, New Zealand and South Africa rushed to evacuate their top players from India.

Source: News24

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