Wriddhiman Saha Recovers From COVID-19, Thanks Fans For Their Wishes


Wriddhiman Saha and the whole SRH team had gone into quarantine after he tested Covid positive.© BCCI/IPL

India and SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha on Tuesday informed that he has retrieved from COVID-19. “I have retrieved. Thanks for your entire wishes!” Saha tweeted. Final week, Saha said that he’s in a much better condition having contracted COVID-19 earlier this month. Saha also said that he has undergone two tests for coronavirus of which one came out negative while the other one was once positive. The wicket-keeper batsman was once still in quarantine and had urged everyone not to spread any deceptive information approximately him.

I have retrieved. Thanks for your entire wishes!

– Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) May 18, 2021

On May 4, it was once revealed that Saha had tested positive after COVID-19 cases were reported in two franchises — Kolkata Knight Riders and Chennai Super Kings.

Sources inside the SRH camp had confirmed to ANI that Saha was once the lone person in the SRH unit to have tested positive and in consequence, all of the team was once isolating at that specific time.

While two of the members of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) contingent tested positive, two Kolkata Knight Riders players detected positive — Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier — forcing the BCCI to put back the KKR-RCB game in Ahmedabad.

With Saha testing positive, the game on May 4 evening between SRH and defending champions Mumbai Indians was once also postponed.


This made affairs worse as the game between RCB and KKR had already been postponed and the game between CSK and Rajasthan Royals was once also set to be called off as the Chennai unit was once in strict quarantine.

This after all saw the BCCI suspending IPL 2021.

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