Sarfaraz Ahmed, Babar Azam shine in online fitness Test


Lahore: Online fitness Tests of centrally and provincially contracted players have been completed, ARY Sports reported on Thursday.

According to sources, former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed, T20I captain Babar Azam, opening batsmen Shan Masood and Imam-ul-Haq have superb fitness levels among the national players.

Test skipper Azhar Ali, Mohammad Abbas, and Asad Shafiq fitness levels are also excellent. Imad Wasim, Hasan Ali, and Mohammad Amir have also improved their fitness levels.

Despite the lockdown, the overall fitness of the national and provincial central contract players remains intact and coaches have expressed satisfaction with the players’ fitness despite having limited opportunities.

Sources also revealed that the provincial trainers will prepare their reports and send them to chief selector-cum-head coach Misbah-ul-Haq. National team strength and conditioning coach Yasir Malik will also send his reports to Misbah.

It must be noted that Abid Ali, Yasir Shah, and Shaheen Shah Afridi will give the fitness Test next week.

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