Pakistan’s squad gathers in Lahore ahead of COVID-19 screening


Lahore: Pakistan’s probables for the series against Zimbabwe has started to gather at a hotel in Lahore for the first COVID-19 screening.

Announced probables will be tested twice for the widely spread virus. Only players testing COVID-19 negative twice will be allowed to join the training camp for the tour.

Cricketers’ families will also join the bio-secure environment after COVID-19 screening. The national team will attend a four-day training camp ahead of the ODI series against the tourists in Lahore.

It must be noted that Zimbabwe will feature in three ODIs and as many T20Is. The ODIs will be played at the Pindi cricket stadium in Rawalpindi on October 30, November 1 and 3, followed by three T20Is at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore on November 7, 8 and 10.

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