Ricky Ponting – Covid-19 situation ‘quite grim’ but IPL can ‘still bring a lot of joy’


Delhi Capitals coach says he has urged the overseas players in the team to help the locals cope

Ricky Ponting, the Delhi Capitals coach, has urged the overseas players at his franchise to “keep talking” about the “grim” Covid-19 situation outside the IPL bubble, especially to their Indian colleagues to help them stay in a happy headspace. He also feels that the IPL can “bring a lot of joy” to people in India, where a massive number of positive cases are being reported daily.