DUBAI – Pakistani quick bowler Wasim Jr added to the group’s harm scare on Thursday after he complained of decrease again ache and was taken to a hospital for an MRI scan. The report is anticipated to be in by at present (Friday) night.
Pakistan suffered a setback final week when the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that tempo ace Shaheen Shah Afridi won’t play in Asia Cup 2022 as a result of a knee harm.
As the remainder of the group will get prepared for its essential opening encounter set for Sunday, August 28, in opposition to India in Asia Cup 2022, the board administration determined Wasim ought to get an MRI scan. The choice on whether or not Wasim will play within the Asia Cup can be taken based mostly on the report.
The group administration is hopeful that the pacer’s again ache won’t exacerbate and the rapid MRI was only a precaution.
Though Shaheen won’t be enjoying within the event, he’s nonetheless on the journey with the group. He’s present process rehabilitation.
Pakistan squad for Asia Cup
Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Naseem Shah, Shahnawaz Dahani, and Usman Qadir