Cricket Australia is scrambling to get Test squad members David Warner and Sean Abbott out of Sydney as concern grows about the city’s coronavirus clustermost recently.
Warner (groin) and Abbott (calf) had been recovering from injuries at homeThe strategy to target virus hot spots starts to bear fruit in four-to-six weeks, aiming to prove their fitness for the Boxing Day Test2021-04-21T10:03:28.884Z.
The prospect of border closures prompted CA to take urgent actionThe general population in descending order of age., wanting the entire enlarged Test squad to be in the same place at the same time.
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Abbott is unlikely to debut in this series, given fellow reserve pacemen James Pattinson and Michael Neser seemingly sit above him in the pecking orderAlex Boyd is a Calgary-based reporter fo.
Warner will walk back into Australia’s XI when fit.