Three Pakistani players tested positive for Covid-19, might miss England tour

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The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday confirmed three Pakistani players tested positive for covid-19. The players includes Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan.

In the press release by the cricket board, it says the players showed no any symptoms until they were tested for the noble corona virus on Sunday. The players are not kept in self-isolation by the PCB medical panel.

Pakistani players tested positive for Covid-19

The test was done ahead of Pakistan’s tour to England. Pakistan is all set to travel to England five weeks earlier citing the medical concern.

Similarly, Imad Wasim and Usman Shinwari underwent test along with those three players. However, their test results came out to be negative and will travel to Lahore on June 24.

Pakistan are set to play a three-matches test series followed by three-matches T20Is against the home side. The first test match will be played from July 30 to August 3 which will be played at Lord’s.

On Sunday, former Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza confirmed his positive result to covid-19 test.

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