The rescheduled first ODI of the three-match sequence between South Africa and England was on Sunday abandoned on the Boland Park after two members of the lodge workers examined constructive for Covid-19.
The begin of the match was earlier delayed as England gamers and administration underwent a further spherical of PCR exams on Saturday night.
Cricket South Africa and the England and Wales Cricket Board mentioned the beginning could be delayed, however simply lower than half-an-hour earlier than the primary ball was as a result of be bowled the match was known as off, reviews BBC Sport.
“Whilst the ECB awaits ratification of those test results the decision has been taken to delay the start of today’s ODI match,” statements from CSA and the ECB on Sunday mentioned earlier than the abandonment was confirmed.
The three-match sequence was earlier scheduled to start on November four at Newlands. The sport was postponed after a Proteas participant examined constructive on Thursday. South Africa re-tested their gamers on Friday and all returned unfavourable outcomes.
The standing of video games as a result of be performed on Monday and Wednesday can also be now doubtful.
Before the T20 sequence final month — which England received 3-0 — two South Africa gamers examined constructive for coronavirus and two others have been positioned in isolation.