Pakistan all-rounder Shoaib Malik will miss the third and ultimate T20I towards Bangladesh on Monday (November 22) as a result of sickness of his son Izhaan. “Shoaib Malik will miss the third and final T20I against Bangladesh today due to illness of his child and will depart for Dubai before the match,” the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) mentioned in an announcement.
Pakistan presently lead the three-match T20I collection 2-0 and can look to scrub sweep Bangladesh on Monday. The Pakistan T20I squad will go away Dhaka for Pakistan by way of Dubai on Tuesday. Usman Qadir and Imad Wasim will spend a few days in Dubai with their households.
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“Meanwhile, the national T20I squad will depart Dhaka for Pakistan via Dubai on Tuesday. Usman Qadir and Imad Wasim will spend a couple of days in Dubai with their families,” the assertion learn.
Pakistan Test aspect will journey to Chittagong on Tuesday for the primary of the 2 Tests. It additionally mentioned that former South Africa pacer Vernon Philander, who was related to the staff for the reason that T20 World Cup as a bowling advisor, will depart after the primary Test at Chattogram.
“The national Test side will travel to Chittagong on Tuesday for the first of the two Tests. Bowling consultant Vernon Philander will leave the side at the completion of the first Test as he was available for the three T20Is and the first Test.”
Pakistan and Bangladesh will play two World Test Championship matches. The Chittagong Test will start from Friday and the second Test will probably be performed in Dhaka from December 4-8.
Shoaib Malik and spouse Sania Mirza celebrated their son Izhaan’s birthday in Dubai earlier this month throughout the T20 World Cup 2021.
(with company inputs)