PCB miffed with Mohammad Hafeez for taking private Covid-19 test: He should have spoken to us first: Mohammad Hafeez’s resolution to take a personal check for Covid-19 has not gone down too effectively with the Pakistan Cricket Board. Hafeez was among the many 10 Pakistan cricketers who examined optimistic for Covid-19 however he determined to take a second opinion on his personal, the results of which turned out to be destructive.
PCB miffed with Mohammad Hafeez for taking private Covid-19 test: He should have spoken to us first
PCB CEO Wasim Khan lashed out at Hafeez for not consulting with the board earlier than he determined to take a personal check and even known as the Pakistan all-rounder to let him know that they have been dissatisfied with him.
“I spoke to Hafeez in the present day and I made it clear to him our disappointment on the manner he had dealt with this complete affair,” PCB CEO Khan informed the Cricket Baaz YouTube channel on Wednesday.
Khan stated that the correct protocol for Hafeez was to speak to the PCB first.
“As a person he has a proper to take a personal check however he ought to have spoken to us first as a result of he created an issue for us,” he stated.
On whether or not disciplinary motion might be taken in opposition to him, Khan stated choices are being thought of on what might be accomplished additional within the matter.
“This isn’t the primary time that Hafeez has breached our guidelines within the media. He does not have a central contract however as soon as he was chosen for the Pakistan staff he has to abide by the principles and rules for all gamers particularly pertaining to the usage of social media.
“We’re nonetheless wanting on the matter as a result of it has precipitated us lots of issues,” Khan stated.
Hafeez on Wednesday stated he has examined destructive for Covid-19 after taking the check in a private capability.
After Examined optimistic COVID-19 acc to PCB testing Report yesterday,as 2nd opinion & for satisfaction I personally went to Take a look at it once more together with my household and right here I together with my all members of the family are reported Negetive Alham du Lillah. Could Allah hold us all secure pic.twitter.com/3WKOkXisdp
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) June 24, 2020
Hafeez’s assertion comes a day after Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) revealed 10 of their gamers within the 29-member squad for Pakistan tour examined optimistic for Covid-19. Pakistan stated Hafeez was one of many 7 gamers who outcomes for Covid-19 exams got here out optimistic on Tuesday.
“After Examined optimistic COVID-19 acc to PCB testing Report yesterday,as 2nd opinion & for satisfaction I personally went to Take a look at it once more together with my household and right here I together with my all members of the family are reported Negetive Alham du Lillah. Could Allah hold us all secure (sic),” Hafeez stated in a Twitter publish.
PCB on Monday carried out Covid-19 exams for 35 gamers in Karachi within the lead as much as Pakistan’s departure for the tour fo England, scheduled for June 28. Pakistan are set to play a Take a look at sequence and T20I sequence in August in a bio-secure surroundings in England.
Initially, three gamers Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan have been revealed to have examined optimistic for Covid-19 on Monday. Within the second batch of outcomes that have been printed by the PCB on Tuesday, additional 7 names Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Rizwan and Wahab Riaz have been discovered to be examined optimistic for Covid-19 together with assist employees.