Pakistan will play three Checks and three T20 Internationals towards England beginning in August.© Twitter
All 20 gamers and 11 administration personnel within the Pakistan touring occasion have examined unfavourable for coronavirus since arriving in Britain, the England and Wales Cricket Board stated Tuesday. The ECB added that England’s newest spherical of assessments, for his or her coaching group and administration performed on Monday had additionally yielded an entire set of unfavourable outcomes. England gamers and workers have now had three COVID-19 assessments. The ECB’s announcement adopted a press release from Pakistan that six more players had been cleared to hitch the tour after recording two successive unfavourable COVID-19 assessments.
However the different 4 of the 10 gamers who initially examined optimistic for the virus final week must keep in Pakistan for now after failing additional assessments.
Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Hasnain, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Rizwan and Fakhar Zaman are actually eligible to journey to England and be a part of the unique squad that left on Sunday, the Pakistan Cricket Board stated.
“All the six players were re-tested on Monday, following their first negative test on June 26,” the PCB confirmed.
Nonetheless, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Haider Ali and Haris Rauf examined optimistic for a second time.
They won’t be allowed to journey to England till they’ve recorded two consecutive unfavourable assessments.
Pakistan will play three Checks and three Twenty20 internationals towards England beginning in August, with the precise dates nonetheless to be confirmed.
The Pakistan squad arrived in England late Sunday and have began a 14-day obligatory quarantine interval earlier than intra-squad follow video games.
A 30-strong England squad and help workers are at present in a bio-secure coaching camp on the Ageas Bowl forward of subsequent week’s opening Test towards the West Indies.
This primary fixture within the three-match sequence will mark the return of main worldwide cricket from lockdown.
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