Pakistani pacer Shaheen Afridi has been dominated out of the upcoming Asia Cup 2022, dealing a serious setback to the Pakistan facet, who have been banking on his bowling within the upcoming worldwide match.
Shaheen had suffered a proper knee ligament harm whereas fielding through the first Take a look at towards Sri Lanka in Galle final month.
In an announcement, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) mentioned Shaheen has been suggested 4 to 6 weeks of relaxation by the physique’s medical advisory committee and unbiased specialists following the newest scans and stories.
“This means Shaheen has been ruled out of the ACC T20 Asia Cup and home series against England,” the board introduced in regards to the pacer, who routinely serves as an important a part of Pakistan’s bowling assault.
The younger pacer is predicted to return to aggressive cricket in October with the New Zealand T20I tri-series, which shall be adopted by the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup Australia 2022.
Shaheen will stick with the squad to finish his rehabilitation. His substitute for the ACC T20 Asia Cup shall be introduced shortly.