Only Covishield shots for Indian cricketers bound for UK tour
As vaccination is the only option to check coronavirus amid covid pandemic, all nations have been encouraging to go for vaccination jab. UK tour bound Indian cricketers were advised to take Covishield shots, according to the news report. It was suggested to all the cricketers travelling to the UK for the WTC final, and England tour as the selected have less than a month before they leave India.
As Covishield is based on Oxford’s AstraZeneca vaccine (a UK product), the Indian cricketers going for the UK tour are advised to take Covishield doses to get the second jab during the England series.