Seven more players of Pakistani cricket team diagnosed with COVID-19

Seven more players of Pakistan cricket team had tested positive for the novel coronavirus; yesterday three players were diagnosed with COVID-19.

The Pakistan cricket board made a second announcement followed by the announcement yesterday that three players had tested positive for Covid-19.

PCB on Tuesday confirmed that a further seven players and some player support personnel from a total of 35 have tested positive for Covid-19.

The PCB had organized these 35 tests in Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar on Monday.

Fakhar Zaman, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Rizwan and Wahab Riaz are tested positive today.

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Meanwhile, Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Iftikhar Ahmad, Imam-ul-Haq, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Abbas, Naseem Shah, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Sohail Khan, and Yasir are tested negative.

However, Shoaib Malik, Cliffe Deacon and Waqar Younis are not tested to date.

On Monday, Imad Wasim and Usman Shinwari had tested negative, while the results of Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan were positive.

It is important to mention that Haider, Haris and Shadab none of the seven players and masseur had reported any prior symptoms of Covid-19 until they underwent first round of testing on Monday ahead of the side’s departure for Manchester.