LAHORE: All six gamers, who examined adverse within the second spherical of the Covid-19 take a look at final week, underwent their third take a look at right here on Monday.
In case of adverse exams, they are going to be eligible to fly for England to affix the Pakistan workforce there for the upcoming tour comprising three Exams and as many T20 Internationals ranging from Aug 5.
The six cricketers, who have been examined for the third time embrace Mohammad Hafeez, Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Rizwan, Wahab Riaz and Mohammad Hasnain.
Their first exams got here optimistic however second have been adverse. For travelling to the UK, back-to-back adverse outcomes of Covid-19 take a look at are obligatory.
The six gamers have been examined at an area lodge below bio-secure setting. In case of adverse take a look at, they are going to journey to the UK, as various airways have resumed their flights which remained suspended throughout the previous couple of months because of the pandemic.
A 35-member Pakistan squad — together with 20 gamers and 11 officers — left for the UK on Sunday in a chartered flight. All of them have been examined upon reaching England on Monday in Worcestershire. A medical panel of the England and Wales Cricket Board performed the exams.
Your complete Pakistan squad in England will spend 14 days in quarantine. Nevertheless, they are going to proceed to bear coaching throughout this era whereas following the desired SOPs.
PCB chairman Ehsan Mani along with his partner additionally travelled within the chartered aircraft.
A PCB spokesman stated the chairman was on annual go away and there was no must appoint any performing chairman in his absence as a result of he will likely be obtainable on-line.
Based on the spokesman, Mani will chair the overall council assembly of the Pakistan Super League on July 2 by way of video-link.
Revealed in Daybreak, June 30th, 2020