India coach Ravi Shastri on Sunday stated the “solely factor flying world wide like a tracer bullet is that this bloody Corona”, utilizing his well-known cliche to convey his message of staying residence in any respect prices.
The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the world, claiming over 30000 lives thus far whereas infecting greater than 6.5 lakh folks.
Amongst different issues, the unprecedented well being disaster has additionally introduced sport to a standstill after resulting in cancellation and postponement of occasions, together with the Tokyo Olympics and European Soccer Championships.
And it was no totally different with cricket.
“Keep indoors folks. Essential part this. Solely factor flying world wide like a tracer bullet is that this bloody Corona (COVID-19). Keep in earlier than the bugger will get you,” Shastri wrote on his twitter deal with.
The novel coronavirus outbreak has compelled the federal government to implement a three-week nationwide lockdown with an goal to stem the unfold of the lethal illness that has led to 25 deaths and greater than 1000 optimistic circumstances within the nation.
Shastri had earlier known as the compelled break a “welcome relaxation” for his busy nationwide crew gamers.
“(This relaxation) can’t be a nasty factor as a result of in the direction of the top of the New Zealand tour, you might see some cracks arising when it got here to psychological fatigue, bodily health and accidents,” Shastri had stated.
“It has been robust however a welcome relaxation for gamers,” the coach had stated.