Delhi Capitals pacers Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje arrived right here on Tuesday however will leave out the crew’s opening fixture in opposition to the Chennai Super Kings because of the necessary seven-day quarantine duration.
The South African pacers had been retained via the aspect after their sensational bowling performances that helped the Capitals succeed in their maiden ultimate final 12 months.
“Delhi Capitals’ rapid bowlers Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje arrived on the crew resort in Mumbai on Tuesday,” the franchise stated in observation.
“Rabada and Nortje might be in quarantine for one week,” it added.
The duo will go through per week of quarantine and can thus leave out DC’s opening sport in opposition to the CSK right here on Saturday.
The South African avid gamers, who’re a part of IPL and competed within the ongoing ODI house sequence in opposition to Pakistan, left on Monday to hyperlink up with their respective IPL groups.
This season, DC might be led via swashbuckling wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant within the absence of injured common skipper Shreyas Iyer.