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IPL 2021: BCCI to let the
players decide on Covid-
With the Indian government opening up the process of COVID-19 vaccination for every citizen
above the age of 18 from May 1, all eyes are now on the cricketers who are plying their trade
in the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League. The Board of Control for Cricket in India
(BCCI) has left the decision of vaccination on the players.
Speaking to ANI, sources in the know of developments in the BCCI said it is for players to
decide on vaccination once the doors open for everyone above the age of 18 from May 1.
"The Indian players can get vaccinated from Saturday. It is a call that is left on players," the
Asked if an exception can be made for the foreign players as well since there are players from
England, Australia, South Africa and West Indies currently playing in the IPL, the source said:
"Only the Indian players can get vaccinated here." Read More