Pakistan’s head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has been found to be Corona positive. He will no longer leave for Lahore with the Pakistan cricket team on Wednesday. Misbah-ul-Haq does not have symptoms of corona yet and will be in Jamaica for ten days in quarantine.
Misbah-ul-Haq Corona positive, quarantined for 10 days in Jamaica.
The current coach of the Pakistan national cricket team, Misbah-ul-Haq, has been found infected with the corona virus on Wednesday i.e. today. After Misbah was found infected, the PCB has said that he will not return home with the team. Misbah will currently be in isolation in Jamaica for 10 days.
“Misbah is the only member of the Pakistani team who failed the pre-departure PCR test,” the PCB said in an official statement. All other members will leave Jamaica on Wednesday as per schedule.
In pre-departure PCR testing, Misbah-ul-Haq has tested positive, he remains asymptomatic. Rest of the squad to fly out from Jamaica later today as scheduled.— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) August 25, 2021
We wish Misbah a speedy recovery.
The PCB is in touch with Constanta Cricket West Indies, who have confirmed that Misbah will be quarantined in a separate hotel for 10 days. Where there will be a medical specialist to look after his health. Pakistan’s career-best bowling by left-arm pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi helped Pakistan beat West Indies in the second Test.
Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not depart for Lahore with his side on Wednesday— ANI (@ANI) August 25, 2021
He is asymptomatic and will now undergo a 10-day quarantine in Jamaica, following which he will depart for Pakistan
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With this, Pakistan ended the two-match Test series in a 1-1 draw. The hosts were bowled out for 219 on the fifth day at Sabina Park in Kingston on Tuesday. Shaheen Shah Afridi took 10 wickets for 94 runs in the second test match. Afridi took four wickets on the last day and West Indies lost the match by 109 runs. Apart from him, Nauman Ali took 3 and Hasan Ali took 2 wickets. In the first test match, West Indies won by 1 wicket against Pakistan.
The current coach of the Pakistan National Cricket Team, Misbah-ul-Haq, has been found infected with the corona virus on Wednesday i.e. today. After Misbah was found infected, the PCB has said that he will not return home with the team. Misbah will currently be in isolation in Jamaica for 10 days.