Antigua: Relief for the Indian team ahead of the quarter-finals against Bangladesh in the Under-19 World Cup. Kovid’s victims, including Indian captain Yash Dul, have recovered. With this, they can play in the team for the quarter-finals to be played against Bangladesh on Saturday.
Meanwhile, Nishant Sindhu, who led the team in the absence of Yash Dul, was affected by Kovid after the match against Uganda. The player will not play against Bangladesh.
Left-arm spinner Aneeshwar Gautam will replace Sindhu in the squad.
The victims were identified as Captain Yash Dul, Shaikh Rashid, Siddharth Yadav, Aradhya Yadav and Manav Parakh.
They arrived in Antigua on Friday after completing seven days of isolation in Trinidad.
The Bangladesh Under-19 team defeated India in the final of the last tournament to win the title.
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