It has been reported through Times of India that ECB has been in talks with BCCI to stop the series and give the card to the England team if visitors wants to cancel the series. But in return to this statement, BCCI has came with a big No, and had sustained their decision to play the final test match as well.
"ECB wants India to forfeit 5th Test Match, BCCI says no, Team India says, 'We'll Play'." – According to TOI
— CricketMAN2 (@man4_cricket) September 9, 2021
This scenario has been came out after drastic incident came out In the visitors camp after members of the Indian Team getting infected by covid and been in isolation. This calling to be really tough moment for them as if covid cases rises in their camp then it will affect the last Manchester Test as well as the second leg of IPL-2021.
“ECB wants India to forfeit 5th Test Match, BCCI says no, Team India says, ‘We’ll Play’.” – According to TOI
Indian skipper Virat Kohli and co members has been truly under the positive approach to complete the series anyhow even they are under the threat of covid. The kind of dedication seen by the Indian Team has been commendable.
After the triumph win in the fourth test, India has almost claimed the 5-match test series with a lead of 2-1 and in this condition they won’t leave the trophy being isolated from them. With win in the Manchester Test, Indian team will win the series or if they lose or gets draw then the trophy will be shared between both the teams.
The RT-PCR Test result of the Indian team will come by 12.30 am IST. (Source – ANI)
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) September 9, 2021
“If it can be argued that the Nottingham Test match could have been gone either way, it can be argued that Manchester could go either way. Now the point is that… what if the threat of Covid goes either way? In that case the Test match won’t happen, the IPL is risked and there’s a cascading effect everyone it ensures” said by those who are in support for Final test being cancelled.