Sarfaraz, Abbas get green signal to join National squad


Auckland: Sarfaraz Ahmed and Mohammad Abbas, who were reportedly contacted with COVID-19 upon their arrival in New Zealand, have now got the green signal to join national squad. 

According to the details, Sarfraz and Abbas have been declared noninfectious from the widely-spread virus. Both the cricketers were reportedly in isolation after being tested COVID-19 positive.

On the other hand, the national team is expected to resume training as soon as they receive the results of their third COVID-19 testing.

It must be noted here that six squad members of the touring party were tested positive for COVID-19 upon their arrival in the host country.

Pakistan is scheduled to play three T20Is against New Zealand, starting from December 18. Whereas, two Tests are scheduled from December 26.

Read: Pakistan squad undergo third round of COVID-19 testing today