<strong>Dubai:</strong> Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer T Natarajan has been tested positive for the COVID-19 on Wednesday ahead of the crucial Delhi Capitals clash. Sunrisers Hyderabad have not played a single match in the second leg of IPL 2021 in the UAE. <p></p> <p></p>Natarajan is currently asymptomatic and has been put in isolation. <p></p> <p></p>"Sunrisers Hyderabad player T Natarajan tested positive for COVID-19 at a scheduled RT-PCR test. The player has isolated himself from the rest of the squad. He is currently asymptomatic," IPL stated in the press release. <p></p> <p></p>Meanwhile, the medical team has already identified the six close contacts and all of them are also put in isolation. Vijay Shankar - Player, Vijay Kumar - Team Manager, Shyam Sundar J - Physiotherapist, Anjana Vannan - Doctor, Tushar Khedkar - Logistics Manager, Periyasamy Ganesan - Net Bowler are the six persons who were in close contacts with Natrajan in the past few days. <p></p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"> <p></p><p dir="ltr" lang="en">NEWS - Sunrisers Hyderabad player tests positive; six close contacts isolated.</p> <p></p>More details here - <a href="https://t.co/sZnEBj13Vn">https://t.co/sZnEBj13Vn</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/VIVOIPL?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#VIVOIPL</a> <p></p> <p></p> IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) <a href="https://twitter.com/IPL/status/1440613081462177798?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">September 22, 2021</a></blockquote> <p></p><script async="" src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p></p>However, the close contacts and other members have returned negative in the RT-PCR tests at 5 AM local time on Wednesday morning. The match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals will go ahead as planned at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai on Wednesday. <p></p> <p></p>"The rest of the contingent including the close contacts underwent RT-PCR tests at 5AM local time this morning and the test reports are negative. As a result, tonight's game between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Delhi Capitals will go ahead at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai," the statement further read. <p></p> <p></p>The IPL resumed here on Sunday after it had to be halted in May due to multiple COVID cases in its bio-bubble when the event was being staged in India.