India vs England: Face Mask mandatory, no to racism as TNCA issues guidelines for 2nd Test

As soon as the good news came related to allowing 50 percent fans to witness the second Test match at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai.

And also three stands which is I,J and K have been allotted for the crowds and the strange part is that all those three stands were in dispute for almost a decade.

The TNCA who received permission from BCCI to allow fans to witness the second Test match has issued an official statement in regards to fans which states that “ Strict disciplinary action will be initiated by authorities against all persons violating COVID and security protocols,” read the release that was signed by Ramasaamy.

Also Tamil Nadu Cricket Association has released a formal 8 point guideline that is mandatory for spectators to follow who will witness second Test match at the MA Chidambaram stadium.  Let’s have a look at all those protocols described below

.   Face Mask covering mouth and nose is mandatory for entry in the stadium also social distancing should be followed adequately.

. Persons showing any symptoms of COVID 19 like Fever, Cough, Cold etc will be denied entry into the stadium.

.   Prohibited items include: Bags, Jholas, Brief cases, radios, laser printers pointers, digital diaries, laptops, computers, tape recorders, recording devices, binoculars, remote controlled devices, inflammable material, musical instruments, speakers, professional / video cameras, crackers, food and beverage, bottles or any item that could be used as a weapon, cause damage / injury and / or compromise public safety and security.

. Promotional / commercial material, ambush marketing in any form, banners & flags displaying patented commercial logos, which in the Association / Organizer view may conflict with the rights of any Official Sponsor of the match will not be allowed into the stadium.

.Smoking, alcohol and illegal substances such as narcotics will be prohibited.

.Spectators are clearly advised not to indulge or display any anti racist, political andreligious comments.

.Spectators are not to deposit / handover any of their belongings with any Security Guard / Officials or other Personnel at the gates.

.Spectator and advised not to dishonor National flags or National symbols .


The second Test match between India and England will be played in Chennai on February 13th 2021.