Mumbai Indians, which is the most successful teams in IPL history, having won the IPL title for 4 times, seems like they are all set to lift the trophy for the fifth time by winning IPL 2020. While most of the teams are struggling with the precautionary protocols for COVID-19, Mumbai Indians have taken these protocols to the next level by introducing the concept of ‘smart ring’.
The BCCI had already provided all the teams with a Bluetooth-enabled contact tracing device and also asked them to fill in a daily fitness form via a health application, Mumbai Indians management has further strengthened their safety by introducing the safety ring
Well, the smart-ring is a personal tracking device, which is worn by every member of the team present in Abu Dhabi for IPL 2020. Speaking to ANI, sources in the know threw light on how exactly this safety ring works. The source said:
“The ring picks up a person’s vital data — heart rate, heart rate variation, respiratory rate and body temperature among other details — and then flags any irregular trend in advance so that asymptomatic signals can be spotted at the earliest and dealt with. The ring monitors the person’s pulse, movements and temperature to present a complete picture so that helps in daily analysis. NBA (National Basketball Association) has made use of the similar ring health device,”
Earlier Mumbai Indians also unveiled a massive 15,000 sq ft Team Room, which is a recreational center with players, families, staff seen enjoying multiple game zones, live band.
Besides this, the team has also created their own 10,000 sq ft gymnasium — away from the hotel gym for 24×7 exclusive use of the MI family.