None of the COVID-19 tests performed on the national team’s players, who are currently in Bangladesh, came back positive, it was revealed on Sunday.
Pakistan’s cricket team arrived in Bangladesh on Saturday for a T20 and Test series against the home team, which will begin on November 19.
Today, the national team will hold their gym and pool sessions at the hotel (Sunday). They will begin net practise the following day.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced in a statement that skipper Babar Azam and all-rounder Shoaib Malik will join the team on November 16 in Dhaka. The tour will begin on November 19 with a T20 series.
The series will consist of three T20 matches and two Test matches. Pakistan will play three Twenty20 Internationals on November 19, 20, and 22. They will also play two Tests, from November 26 to 30, and from December 4 to 8, in Chittagong and Dhaka, respectively. The test squad will be announced soon.
The national T20 squad arrived in Bangladesh in the early hours of Saturday morning after their run in the ICC T20 Cup ended in a semi-final loss to Australia.
Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Shoaib Malik, Usman Qadir