The spokesperson of Cricket Australia says that Matthew Renshaw's health worsened shortly before the start of the match, he has tested positive for Corona in a rapid test__ Photo: ESPN
The spokesperson of Cricket Australia says that Matthew Renshaw’s health worsened shortly before the start of the match, he has tested positive for Corona in a rapid test__ Photo: ESPN

Australian cricketer Matthew Renshaw is participating in the Test match despite being positive for the corona virus.

Matthew Renshaw tested positive for the coronavirus on the morning of the Test match against South Africa, but he is part of the Sydney Test and is being isolated as per protocol.

In this regard, the spokesperson of Cricket Australia says that shortly before the start of the match, Mathew Renshaw’s health worsened and his corona has come positive in the rapid test.

A spokesperson for Cricket Australia says that Matthew Renshaw will take part in the Test match.

According to the Australian media, Peter Handscombe has been included in the list of substitute players, Peter can be that substitute player if needed.

It should be noted that according to the new protocols of corona virus, players are now allowed to participate in the match even if they are corona positive with precautionary measures.

In the T20 World Cup, Australia’s Matthew Wade fell victim to the corona virus, despite being included in the squad against England, that match was rained out.

Matthew Renshaw has joined the Australian Test playing XI after 5 years.