Aussie cricket stars are flown out of Covid-stricken India as the entire cohort is taken to safety in a luxury Maldives paradise – while 9,000 ordinary Australians remain trapped
Australia’s cricket stars have left India for the luxurious safety of the Maldives, just days after the IPL was suspended indefinitely.
Cricket Australia announced on Thursday that a 38-strong cohort of Aussie players, coaches, commentators, umpires and support staff will remain there until the travel ban from India is lifted after May 15.
Players are not seeking a travel exemption to bypass travel bans from the Australian government.
More to follow.