7 more Pakistan cricketers test positive for Covid-19 ahead of England tour: In additional unhealthy news for Pakistan criket, 7 extra of their cricketers have examined constructive for Covid-19 forward of their tour of England. On Monday, Three Pakistani cricketers had examined constructive for the coronavirus.
7 more Pakistan cricketers test positive for Covid-19 ahead of England tour
Gamers who’ve examined constructive are who examined poisitive on Tuesday are Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Rizwan and Wahab Riaz.
The brand new outcomes come after three different gamers – Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan – examined constructive on Monday.
The Pakistan workforce is to journey to England on June 28 for a full tour.
Aside from the 7 gamers a assist personnel named Malang Ali (masseur) additionally examined postive for Covid-19. PCB mentioned that Shoaib Malik, Cliffe Deacon and Waqar Younis are nonetheless to endure a Covid-19 take a look at.
“Like Haider, Haris and Shadab not one of the seven gamers and masseur had reported any prior signs of Covid-19 till they underwent first spherical of testing on Monday forward of the aspect’s departure for Manchester.
“The PCB medical panel is already involved with these gamers and the masseur, who’ve been instructed to look at strict quarantine at their houses for his or her and their households’ wellbeing,” the Pakistan board mentioned in an announcement.
PCB additionally mentioned that gamers and participant assist personnel, who’ve examined unfavorable, will assemble in a bio-secure atmosphere in Lahore on 24 June and can endure second spherical of testing on 25 June.
“The latest constructive checks of among the fittest athletes, who had not proven any signs, clearly mirror the hazard this virus possesses,” PCB Chief Govt Wasim Khan mentioned in an announcement.
Earlier on June 13, former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi had additionally examined constructive for Covid-19. Days after testing constructive for the virus Afridi gave update on his well being and advised followers that he was feeling higher after 2-Three days of battle.
The next week noticed former Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza additionally take a look at constructive for coronavirus. Mortaza was affected by a excessive fever earlier than testing constructive for the virus which has taken lakhs of lives until date.
Cricket is returning after the coronavirus hiatus with England-West Indies collection, which will probably be performed in a bio safe environement from July 8.