Pakistan squad cleared to leave ahead of South Africa.
- All participants of Pakistan squad test negative for COVID-19.
- Squad to leave for Johannesburg Friday early morning on legal flight.
- In South Africa, Pakistan will certainly play three ODIs from April 2-7 and 4 T20Is versus the Proteas from April 10-16.
LAHORE: The Pakistan squad was gotten rid of to fly to South Africa nevertheless members of the squad examined adverse for the coronavirus, introduced the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday.
” All 35 members of the Africa-bound side, including 22 players and also 13 authorities, have actually examined adverse and also, therefore, the side will leave for Johannesburg, South Africa, on a legal trip on Friday morning,” reviewed the PCB declaration.
One member of the squad had checked positive for coronavirus days before the team was meant to enter the bio-secure bubble set up for the excursion.
” An overall of 35 examinations were conducted on the South Africa-bound Pakistan guys’s national cricket team on Tuesday, 16 March. All squad members have tested negative, except for one player,” claimed the PCB in a statement.
The PCB did not recognize the gamer that checked favorable.
Adhering to the unfavorable examinations, the team got in the bio-secure bubble recently and educated at the Gaddafi Arena in Lahore.
In South Africa, Pakistan will certainly play 3 ODIs from April 2-7, the matches will certainly be counted in the ICC Males’s Cricket Globe Mug Super League. After that, the group will play 4 T20Is against the Proteas from April 10-16.
After the end of the South Africa tour, the team will certainly then most likely to Harare, Zimbabwe, where they will certainly play three T20Is and 2 Examinations. The team will certainly after that go back to Pakistan on May 12.
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T20I: Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Arshad Iqbal, Asif Ali, Danish Aziz, Faheem Ashraf, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sharjeel Khan as well as Usman Qadir.
ODI: Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Abdullah Shafique, Danish Aziz, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Usman Qadir.
Test: Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (vice-captain), Abdullah Shafique, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imran Butt, Mohammad Nawaz, Nauman Ali, Sajid Khan, Salman Ali Agha, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Tabish Khan and also Zahid Mahmood.
Players Support Personnel: Mansoor Rana (Supervisor), Misbah-ul-Haq (head instructor), Abdul Majeed (fielding instructor), Cliffe Deacon (physiotherapist), Col (retd) Khalid Mahmood (safety manager), Malang Ali (masseur), Raza Kitchlew (Digital and media supervisor), Dr Riaz Ahmed (team medical professional), Shahid Aslam (assistant to head train), Usman Hashmi (expert), Waqar Younis (bowling train), Yasir Malik (stamina & conditioning coach) as well as Younis Khan (batting train).
South Africa trip schedule:
April 2 – 1st ODI; SuperSport Park, Pretoria
April 4 – second ODI; Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
April 7 – 3rd ODI; SuperSport Park, Pretoria
April 10 – 1st T20I; Wanderers Arena, Johannesburg
April 12 – second T20I; Wanderers Arena, Johannesburg
April 14 – 3rd T20I; SuperSport Park, Pretoria
April 16 – fourth T20I; SuperSport Park, Pretoria