Mumbai Indians (MI) bowling coach Zaheer Khan is not too concerned about the “new routines” that cricketers will have to adapt to in a world scarred by COVID-19 as he believes it is just a matter of getting used to the latest system.
The new routines include quarantines, bio-secure training camps, aggressive hand hygiene, regular temperature checks and a complete ban on use of saliva to shine the ball.
Zaheer acknowledged that the last part is the only difficult bit about the revamped protocol.
“I wouldn’t say it will be difficult as such, just a matter of getting used to a new routine. Preparation routines are going to change and you have to keep up with that. Feels good to be back and out on the field again,” the former India pacer said, referring to the IPL, which starts from September 19.
“We have to be…