Quetta Gladiators’ skilled all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Tuesday examined adverse for COVID-19 and has joined his crew, the franchise’s supervisor Azam Khan introduced.
Afridi’s fast antigen check (RAT) was performed as we speak on the crew’s resort which got here adverse.
The star participant will now play for the Gladiators of their match towards Islamabad United on February 3.
In the meantime, English cricketers Jason Roy and James Vince will likely be becoming a member of the Gladiators in early hours of Wednesday.
The crew supervisor additional added that Noor Ahmad will likely be becoming a member of the squad after Afghanistan’s ICC U19 World Cup marketing campaign.
It’s pertinent to say right here that a couple of days in the past, Afridi had examined constructive for COVID-19, after which he needed to isolate himself following the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) COVID-19 protocols.
Afridi is representing Quetta Gladiators in what will likely be his farewell Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Quetta Gladiators is Afridi’s fourth crew within the PSL after the previous Pakistan captain performed for Peshawar Zalmi (2016 and 2017), Karachi Kings (2018) and Multan Sultan (2019-21). The flamboyant batter bought injured and in consequence, needed to pull out of the final season with out ending it.