Six players to join team in England following second negative Covid-19 test: PCB

Six players to join team in England following second negative Covid-19 test: PCB
Lahore: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced the names of players who have tested negative for Covid-19 for the second time.

According to details, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan and Wahab Riaz have tested negative for Covid-19 for the second time in three days and, as such, are now eligible to join the Pakistan men’s national cricket team in Worcestershire.

The players were retested on Monday, 29 June, following a first negative test on 26 June.

The PCB will now start making their travel arrangements and the departure details will be shared in due course.

On Sunday, the 20 players and 11 match officials of Pakistan cricket team left for England tour.

Pakistan's tour of England is set to include three Tests and three Twenty20 internationals.

Both sides will play their first Test against the home side in Manchester from August 05.

The second and third Test will be played in Southampton. Three-matches T20I series will be played from August 28 to September 01 in Southampton.