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Hafeez and 5 others all set to join England tour

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) conducted the third round of COVID-19 test as a result of which, six cricketers including Mohammad Hafeez have been tested negative.

The six players are now eligible to join England for the tour.

  1. Mohammad Hafeez,
  2. Wahab Riaz,
  3. Mohammad Hasnain,
  4. Shadab Khan,
  5. Mohammad Rizwan
  6. and Fakhar Zaman

The six players were tested negative in the second test as well and as a result of two negative tests, they can now join the team on the tour.

However, Haider Ali, Kashif Bhatti, and Imran Khan have been tested negative thrice as a result of which they get deprived of joining the team.

Hafeez and 5 others all set to join England tour

“All the six players were re-tested on Monday, following their first negative test on June 26,” the PCB confirmed.

Earlier, the England Cricket Board (ECB) arranged a COVID-19 test of a 20-men squad of Pakistani players. Despite players, twelve officials were also a part and the bowling coach, Waqar Younis also joint the team for England tour.

Consequently, all of the 20 Pakistan players and 11 official management have been tested negative as a result of the first round of the COVID-19 test.

However, the players are now in Worcestershire where they will be isolating themselves for fourteen days. After quarantining, cricket training will take place which will be followed by a test match on 30th July

Also, see:

Pakistan vs England: All 20 players and 11 officials tested negative by ECB


Zainab Shafiq

Zainab Shafiq is the content writer working for different sports websites covering the news from domestic to international levels.

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