Left-handed batsman Fawad Alam bid farewell to Pakistan’s cricket to search out new alternatives in america, Indian media reported on Tuesday.
As reported, Fawad, who performed his final Check in Sri Lanka in 2022, has joined Chicago Kingsmen in Minor League Cricket T20 as an area participant. Minor league comes below the umbrella of Main League Cricket (MLC), America’s first-ever cricket league, which concluded in late July.
Fawad will play for Chicago Kingsmen which additionally options one other Pakistani cricketer Hassan Khan. Hassan, who performed in Pakistan’s age-group cricket and Pakistan Super League (PSL), additionally left the nation to discover a greater profession within the USA.
The left-handed unorthodox batter made his Check debut in 2009 after a quick stint in white-ball cricket following his debut in 2007. He scored a century on his Check debut to kick off probably a glittering profession. Nonetheless, he was dropped from the workforce after simply his third Check the identical 12 months.
He needed to await greater than 10 years to make a comeback to the Check aspect. In the meantime, he accomplished his 10,000 runs in home cricket. In 2020, he bought an opportunity to make a comeback towards England of their yard.
That collection wasn’t fruitful for the left-hander however he confirmed his true energy within the subsequent collection in New Zealand the place he scored a match-saving hundred.
In 2021, he scored three centuries towards South Africa, Zimbabwe, and West Indies. Later subsequent 12 months, he was dropped from the enjoying XI following failures in three-match Check collection towards Australia at house and in a Check towards Sri Lanka in July.
Agha Salman changed Fawad within the second Check towards Sri Lanka final 12 months after which Fawad was as soon as once more dropped from the workforce.