Massive blow for Pakistan cricket team as fast-bowler Junaid Khan has been ruled out of second ODI against New Zealand due to the injury.
According to PCB physio team, Khan got an infection in his second toe finger of his right foot and will not be able to play the second and third ODI.
📰 Junaid Khan has suffered pain on his right foot toe to which physio has examined. According to Team Physio, He got infection in his second toe finger of his right foot. Junaid has been ruled out from today’s match and third ODI against New Zealand. pic.twitter.com/DDIsxWis24
— PCB Official (@TheRealPCB) November 9, 2018
However, Faheem Ashraf replaced Junaid Khan in today’s match, while Kiwis playing eleven remain unchanged.
In the first ODI, Sarfraz XI failed to break Blackcaps’ jinx as the visitors defeated Pakistan by 47 runs in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
Pakistan will look to bring back their lost magic in the second One Day International of the three-match series today.
Pakistan: Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed (capt, wk), Shadab Khan, Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi
New Zealand: George Worker, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham (wk), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult