After taking the PCR test on Wednesday, Devon Conway tested positive for COVID-19.AFP
New Zealand batsman Devon Conway has tested positive for COVID-19 after taking a PCR test when he arrived in London on Wednesday. Conway has begun five days of solitude ahead of the third and final Test, which will be played at Headingley from June 23-27. In addition to Conway, all-rounder Michael Bracewell and two members of the New Zealand support staff have also found Kwid positive. Their loneliness has begun.
Conway took the PCR test when he arrived in London on Wednesday evening to prepare for the team’s activity. To have a positive experience on Wednesday, “New Zealand Cricket said in its official release.
The statement added: “All three teams will travel to Leeds on Sunday separately and, if expected to recover, will be able to join the team for training at Headingley on Tuesday before the final Test on Thursday.”
New Zealand have not found a replacement for Conway or Bracewell.
The rest of the touring party’s negative tests came back, the statement said.
England beat New Zealand in the first two Tests at Lord’s and Trent Bridge to win the series, but the third and final match of the series is the highlight of the World Test Championship.
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