Fast bowler Kane Richardson withdrew Wednesday from Australia's limited-overs squad to face India to stay with his wife and newborn son in Adelaide
RCB announced on Twitter that Kane Richardson and his wife are expecting the birth of their first child due to which the Australian has pulled out of the tournament.
The men's T20 World Cup is scheduled to be held in Australia this year in October-November, but the final decision is yet to be taken by the ICC.
There are 17 Australian players who hold IPL contracts and are waiting for the verdict on the tournament after it was postponed from March 29 to April 15.
Lockie Ferguson was quarantined immediately after the 71-run defeat in Sydney on Friday and would remain isolated for at least 24 hours while tests are conducted.
Kane Richardson has been cleared of coronavirus after he returned a negative result to COVID-19 testing.
Kane Richardson, who returned from South Africa with the ODI squad this week, was isolated and tested as a precaution after developing a mild sore throat.
Kane Richardson said that playing against India in India is always the biggest challenge in limited overs cricket.
Marcus Stoinis was found guilty of breaching Cricket Australia's code of conduct during the BBL game between Melbourne Stars and Melbourne Renegades.
After being overlooked for the World Cup squad, Australia fast-bowler Josh Hazlewood sets his sight on the Ashes.