Due to a viral infection, Naseem Shah hospitalised in Lahore. The fact that bowler Naseem Shah would not be playing in the fifth Twenty20 International against England is a major setback for Pakistan.
Last night, the right-arm fast pacer was rushed to the hospital when his condition worsened, and he developed a high temperature from a chest infection.
Naseem Shah Hospitalised
A representative for the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) reported that he is presently feeling better.
A team spokeswoman said he wouldn\’t be available for selection for the fifth Twenty20 International against England in Lahore.
According to a PCB spokesperson, the outcome of Naseem Shah\’s medical reports will determine whether or not he plays in the other games.
Followers of Pakistan\’s pace sensation used Twitter to wish Naseem Shah well.