7 Extra Pak Cricketers Take a look at Optimistic For COVID-19, Taking Complete To 10

    7 More Pakistan Cricketers Test Positive For Coronavirus, Taking Total To 10: PCB

    Seven extra Pakistan cricketers have examined constructive for the coronavirus, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) introduced on Tuesday. The PCB, in its press launch, stated that seven gamers Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Rizwan and Wahab Riaz examined constructive on Tuesday, taking the contaminated gamers’ rely to 10 in whole. Haris Rauf, Haider Ali and Shadab Khan had examined constructive on Monday.

    “Following the announcement yesterday that three gamers had examined constructive for Covid-19, the Pakistan Cricket Board on Tuesday confirmed {that a} additional seven gamers and a participant help personnel from a complete of 35 have examined constructive for Covid-19,” the PCB stated in its media launch.

    The PCB acknowledged {that a} whole of 35 gamers and help workers members had been examined for the virus forward of their England tour of which 10 gamers and one help workers personnel have examined constructive.

    Pakistan are attributable to go away for England tour on June 28 to play three Exams and as many T20Is and the PCB CEO stated the tour is “very a lot on observe” regardless of a number of of its gamers testing constructive for the virus.

    “It’s not an excellent state of affairs to be in and what it reveals is these are 10 match and younger athletes…if it could actually occur to gamers it could actually occur to anybody,” PCB CEO, Wasim Khan instructed a media convention.

    “It’s a matter of concern however we should not panic at the moment as we’ve got time on our arms,” he added.

    “The tour to England may be very a lot on observe and the facet will depart as per schedule on 28 June,” stated the PCB CEO.

    “As talked about in on Monday, senior cricketer Shoiab Malik, bowling coach Waqar Younis and physiotherapist Cliffe Deacon are but to be examined.”

    The PCB additionally confirmed that not one of the gamers who’ve examined constructive confirmed any signs previous to their COVID-19 testing.

    “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 facet’s departure for Manchester,” acknowledged the learn press launch.

    All those that have examined constructive have been requested to stay in quarantine at their properties, whereas the remaining gamers and help workers members will bear a second spherical of testing in Lahore on June 25.

    “The gamers and participant help personnel, who’ve examined unfavourable, will assemble in a bio-secure setting in Lahore on 24 June and can bear second spherical of testing on 25 June,” it stated.


    It stated the gamers and help workers who will clear the second spherical of testing “will depart for Manchester on a chartered flight” the place they’ll as soon as once more be examined by the ECB medical panel. 

    “The gamers and participant help personnel, who will take a look at unfavourable on 25 June, will depart for Manchester on a chartered flight. Inside 24 after hours after arriving within the UK, they are going to be examined by the ECB medical panel,” stated the PCB.

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