Placeholder canvas

Shadab Khan, two other Pakistani players test positive for coronavirus


Shadab Khan is among the three Pakistani cricketers, who have contracted coronavirus, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Monday.

Haider Ali and Haris Rauf are the other two players who have been diagnosed with the virus. “The Pakistan Cricket Board has confirmed three players – Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan – have tested positive for Covid-19. The players had shown no symptoms until they were tested in Rawalpindi on Sunday ahead of the Pakistan men’s national cricket team’s tour to England,” PCB said in a statement.

The board said its medical panel is in contact with the three players and they have been advised to immediately go into self-isolation.

ALSO READ: COVID-19 | Top 10 developments in India this Monday

Imad Wasim and Usman Shinwari were also screened in Rawalpindi and have tested negative. Hence, both players will travel to Lahore on June 24.

The other players and team officials, barring Cliffe Deacon, Shoaib Malik, and Waqar Younis, underwent tests at their respective centres in Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar on Monday.

PCB said their results are expected at some stage on Tuesday. Pakistan are scheduled to tour England in August to play three Tests and as many T20Is.

Click here for Latest News updates and viral videos on our AI-powered smart news

For viral videos and Latest trends subscribe to NewsMobile YouTube Channel and Follow us on Instagram


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:



More like this

Bengaluru Blast: CM Calls Meeting With Top Cops | Top Updates

Bengaluru: Following the blast incident that took place at...

Delhi-NCR Witnesses Sudden Change In Weather With Light Rain

New Delhi: Delhi witnessed a sudden change in weather...

Fact Check: Visual Of A Woman Gifting Rahul Gandhi PM Modi’s Portrait Is Doctored

A picture of a girl giving Congress leader Rahul...