Lahore: Pakistan cricket staff captain Babar Azam is not going to play the second Check match towards New Zealand.
Pakistan cricket captain Babar Azam is not going to play within the second Check towards New Zealand. In his place, wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan will lead Pakistan in a match to be performed at Hegley Oval from January 3.
Arriving in Christchurch, Babar Azam had a full internet session yesterday, however throughout the internet he felt a slight ache in his thumb. Because of rain in Christchurch on January 2, Babar Azam couldn’t follow batting throughout the nationwide staff’s internet session, so the staff administration has determined to not take any dangers.
Babar Azam missed the T20 sequence and the primary Check towards New Zealand resulting from a fractured thumb in his proper hand.
Dr. Sohail Saleem, Dr. Nationwide Cricket Workforce:
Dr. Sohail Saleem, Dr. Qaumi Cricket Workforce, mentioned that the advance in Babar Azam’s damage is clear. Dr. Sohail Saleem mentioned that Babar Azam is the captain of the nationwide staff and crucial batsman, so we is not going to be in a rush.
“The medical staff is continually reviewing Babar Azam’s damage and we’re hopeful that he will likely be absolutely out there for the house sequence towards South Africa,” mentioned Dr Sohail Saleem.
Nationwide squad for the second Check towards New Zealand:
Muhammad Rizwan (captain, wicket-keeper), Sarfraz Ahmed, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Shaun Masood, Fawad Alam, Sohail Khan, Yasir Shah, Muhammad Abbas, Imran Butt, Haris Sohail, Zafar Gohar, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Fahim Ashraf ۔ Babar Azam and Shadab are injured.