Rahane, Rohit and Thakur flew in from Mumbai and headed to the lodge the place members of the 2 groups can be put up as a part of the bio-bubble, the Indian squad’s native liaison officer mentioned.
The opposite Indian gamers, together with skipper Virat Kohli, are anticipated to achieve Chennai in batches on Wednesday.
Whereas some England gamers like Ben Stokes, Jofra Archer and Moeen Ali are already within the metropolis, the others can be arriving on Wednesday.
Skipper Joe Root can be among the many gamers to achieve Chennai from Sri Lanka, the place England gained the Check collection 2-Zero on Monday.
The gamers of the 2 groups will endure six-day quarantine within the bio-bubble at Lodge Leela Palace as a part of protocols and can endure COVID-19 testing, a Tamil Nadu Cricket Affiliation official advised PTI.
“Members of the 2 groups can be put up at Lodge Leela Palace together with match officers. They are going to be below quarantine for six days and are prone to begin observe from February 2,” the official mentioned.
The primary Check can be performed on the M A Chidambaram stadium from February 5 and the second from February 13 on the similar venue.