Ever since the international cricket resumed, the players have been forced to stay in bio-bubbles, where their life is restricted to hotels and stadiums.
The 2021 IPL is scheduled to be held in six cities—Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Ahmedabad—as teams move into bio-bubbles in the cities allotted to them amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The former Indian captain said he was obsessed with Rishabh Pant.
Initially, the final was supposed to be held at the Lord's but Southampton, with a five-star facility inside the stadium, will make it easier for both the ICC and the ECB to create a bio-bubble for the two teams.
The young wicketkeeper- batsman smashed a potentially match-winning hundred in the fourth and final Test against England.
The BJP on Tuesday said that it would be up to the former cricketer to decide whether he will be there or not.
The former Indian captain has been advised to be on medication and follow a strict routine for the next few months.
Two more stents were implanted to clear his clogged coronary arteries.
The former Indian captain is stable, doctors said.
The player retention deadline ended on January 20 and the trading window closes on February 4.