Zulfiqar Babar to replace Yasir Shah for Bangladesh tour


LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday included Baber Zulfiqar for the team’s Bangladesh tour on replacement of Yasir Shah who was called back after his a hand injury during a practice match played against BCB XI injury.

The PCB sources said that Baber Zulfiqar will leave for Bangladesh on Thursday (today) night.

Pakistan spearhead Sohail Khan was also  ruled out of the tour of Bangladesh after suffering a back injury and was replaced by Junaid Khan.

This is the third injury setback for Pakistan after batsman Sohaib Maqsood was also ruled out  due to a fractured arm.

Zulfiqar Babar, left-arm spinner, he will join the team for the ODI series starting tomorrow.