Chennai Super Kings batting coach Mike Hussey returned to Australia on Monday after recovering from Kovid-19, the Indian Premier League (IPL) team said.
Chennai Chief Executive Kasi Vishwanathan told PTI that Hussey, who was treated at the hospital for Kovid-19, flew to Australia on a Doha flight on Sunday morning.
Last week Australia lifted a two-week ban on citizens returning from Kovid-damaged India. ”Back with zeal! Recovered and returned home safely! Chennai tweeted along with a photo of Hussey and bowling coach Lakshmipathy Balaji recovering from the virus.
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On Monday, many IPL cricketers in Australia, including David Warner, Pat Cummins and Steve Smith, arrived in Sydney after spending a week in the Maldives waiting for the border restrictions to be lifted.
International cricketers participating in the IPL have started returning home a day after the lucrative Twenty20 tournament was halted on May 4 due to the COVID-19 crisis.