Twelve coronavirus infections have been reported in jokers. The Jokers will tell you about it in a press release.
However, the Jokers will continue their games on Sunday in Tsherepovets and on Tuesday in Sochi. KHL has approved the postponement of Friday’s Sochi match on Tuesday.
The ten-day quarantine imposed on exposed members of the team is coming to an end.
The team of jokers returned to Finland from the previous guest tour on Thursday, October 22, when the ten-day quarantine of the entire traveling group began with the positive corona test results.
KHL banned Jokers from reporting positive test results last Thursday. Permission to share the information did not come from KHL until Friday afternoon.
The first tests revealed four positive results and on Sunday, October 25th. eight more in the tests performed. Wednesday 28.10. in the tests performed, all tested gave a negative sample.
Persons in quarantine and negative test results can return to team practice on Saturday, October 31st. and will travel the same day to Tsherepovets, where the Jokers will play on Sunday, November 1. Against Severstal.
By Friday 30.10. the marked game in Sochi will move on to play next Tuesday, November 3rd.
The Jokers have extensive player material and no injuries, but it is likely that the Jokers will invite their players playing in the Kiekko-Vantaa Mestis team to the KHL crew for a guest tour on a two-way agreement.