- Advertisement -
Wednesday, March 3, 2021
- Advertisement -

Jofra Archer Gets Dropped Out Of The Squad For 2nd Test Match Against West Indies For Violating Bio-Secure Protocols

England pacer Jofra Archer gets dropped from the squad for the 2nd Test match against the West Indies for violating bio-secure protocols taken into measure due to the coronavirus pandemic. He has been sent into self-isolation. Read below to know more.


Queen Bey Of Hollywood – Beyoncé Knowles | Exclusive Video

Here's the Queen Bey Of Hollywood 'Beyoncé Knowles' exclusive video which you'll have never seen. Beyoncé Knowles is a multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning recording artist who's...

Throwback Video: Launch Party Of Saif Ali Khan And Jackie Shroff’s Film Tum

Watch the launch party of the Hindi film 'Tum' starring Saif Ali Khan, Aftab Shivdasani and Jackie Shroff in lead roles.

Throwback Video: Muhurat Of Sanam O Sanam (1993)

Sanam O Sanam is a Hindi film produced by Anup Jalota and directed by Barkhaa Roy. It stars Vinod Khanna, Reena Roy, Ronit Roy,...

England pacer Jofra Archer was dropped out of the squad for the second Test match against West Indies at the Old Trafford. He was ruled out for violating bio-secure protocols aimed at stopping COVID-19 infections. Archer has been sent into isolation on Thursday pertaining to the breach of rules.

Both the cricket teams have been living in secure bubble sites at the Ageas Bowl, the last venue for the last game. This game marked the return of international cricket post the lockdown due to the on-going coronavirus pandemic.

The English pacer has apologised for putting his teammates into danger, however, the nature of breach hasn’t been disclosed. His removal from the squad was announced 3-hours prior before to the second Test match.

In a statement to ECB, Jofra said, “I am extremely sorry for what I have done. I have put, not only myself, but the whole team and management in danger. I fully accept the consequences of my actions, and I want to sincerely apologise to everyone in the bio-secure bubble.”

Archer’s breach of the rules is believed to have happened shortly after the conclusion of the first test at Hampshire’s Ageas Bowl on Sunday just before the squad entered Old Trafford. An ECB spokesperson could not confirm whether Archer would face further disciplinary action besides missing the second Test.

Also Read – Australia Names 26-Man Squad For Potential England Tour; Usman Khawaja, Glenn Maxwell Included In The Squad

It is speculated that Archer will be tested for COVID-19 before getting back in the squad.

For the unversed, all the three-Test matches will be played behind closed with players strictly following the new rules issued by ICC in order to curb the spread of the coronavirus infection.

It will be interesting to see who will replace Jofra Archer in the second Test match.

For latest entertainment news, bollywood news, hollywood news, celebrity gossips, latest movie reviews, entertainment news and gossips in hindi - follow Lehren on Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.

↓       Scroll down for next story      ↓

Celebs Give Their Take On Why Entertainment Industry Is Like No Other

In a recent interview, celebs give their take on why entertainment industry is like no other. Speaking about their love for being part of this...

Find Out Why Rajan Shahi Calls Telly Star Shaheer Sheikh ‘King’

Recently when Shaheer Sheikh, shared a pic before an audition on his Instagram account, Rajan was quick to react to it.

Whenever I Have Done A Music Video, It’s Been A Very Fulfilling Experience:...

Adaa shot the music video in an open jeep and she defines that experience as one of the best in her life.
- Advertisement -