India head coach Ravi Shastri has been forced to remain in the team hotel after testing
positive for Covid-19 during the ongoing fourth Test against England at the Oval, a Board of Control for Cricket in India statement said Sunday, reports AFP. The BCCI said Shastri,
isolating as a “precautionary measure” following 59-year-old former India all-rounder
Shastri’s positive lateral flow test late on Saturday. They have all undergone PCR testing, with the BCCI statement saying they will “remain in the team hotel and not travel with Team India until confirmation from the medical team”. A spokesman added later Sunday that Arun, Sridhar and Patel had all since tested negative.