Cricket Australia (CA) chief Nick Hockley has examined constructive for Covid-19 however has no direct contact with the Ashes staff, the governing physique stated on Monday.
Australia batsman Travis Head examined constructive final week and can miss the fourth Test, beginning in Sydney on Wednesday, whereas England head coach Chris Silverwood examined constructive on Sunday whereas in isolation in Melbourne.
“After experiencing mild symptoms, I immediately received a PCR test, which has returned a positive result,” Hockley stated in a CA assertion launched to Australian media.
“I am isolated at home with my family, whose report has come negative.”
The fourth Ashes Test will probably be performed from January 5 on the Sydney Cricket Ground. Australia have an unassailable 3-0 lead within the five-match sequence.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS