Another former Pakistani cricketer dies of COVID-19


LAHORE: Pakistan’s former First-Class cricketer Mian Pervaiz Akhtar passed away on Tuesday after suffering from widely-spread COVID-19. 

Akhtar played first-class cricket from Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan Customs, House Building Finance Corporation. He was also associated with the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) as a match referee.

Moreover, he trained renowned Pakistan cricketers including Inzamam-ul-Haq, Ahmed Shahzad, Taufeeq Umar.

Former Test cricketer Inzamam expressed condolences on the departure of one of his cricket teachers.


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