Shadab, Hafeez, Wahab, three others undergo third COVID-19 testing


Lahore: Six members of the Pakistan cricket team have underwent third round of COVID-19 testing at a local hotel, ARY Sports reported.

Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan, and Wahab Riaz are the players to give retests.

All of them were tested positive in the first round of testing, however, in their retests, they were tested negative.

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The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will now make arrangements to send these players to England if their tests return negative. Till then, players will stay at the “Biosecure” environment of the local hotel.

It must be noted that a 20-member squad along with 11 officials arrived in Manchester via a chartered plane from Lahore, on Sunday.

The team has been transported to Worcestershire where they will undergo the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) testing before completing their 14-day isolation period.

The team will be allowed to train and practice at Blackfinch New Road. The side will move to Derbyshire on 13 July.

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