- Pakistan team will play one day series against Netherlands before Asia Cup
- Shaheen Shah Afridi is currently battling a knee injury, but will be with the team
- Afridi may be ruled out of Asia Cup 2022 if the injury is not cured
Asia Cup 2022 : Asia Cup 2022 preparations are in full swing. All the teams are busy preparing for it. Before the Asia Cup, where Team India will play a one-day series against Zimbabwe, on the other hand, the Pakistani team is going to play a one-day series with the Netherlands. India and Pakistan have also announced their teams for the Asia Cup. Meanwhile, big news is coming out from the Pakistani team. It is learned that the team’s fast bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi has been ruled out of the first two matches of the ODI series against the Netherlands. Along with this, he is also being feared out of the Asia Cup.
Shaheen Shah Afridi
Pakistan team will play one day series with Netherlands
The Pakistani team is currently preparing to play a one-day series against the Netherlands. The command of this team is in the hands of Babar Azam. But there is news that Shaheen Shah Afridi will not be seen playing with this team. Earlier, Shaheen Afridi could not even play the last Test match against Sri Lanka. It is said that Shaheen Shah Afridi has not yet fully recovered from his knee injury. Although he has been included in the team playing against the Netherlands, but his playing remains suspenseful. Pakistan captain Babar Azam has meanwhile said that concerns remain regarding Afridi’s fitness. But even after this, we are taking him to the Netherlands, because the team physio and doctors will be with the team, so they can be well taken care of. We are thinking about them from a long perspective.
Shaheen Shah Afridi
The match between India and Pakistan is to be held in Dubai on August 28.
The first ODI match between Pakistan and Netherlands will be played on 16 August. The last match of the series will take place on August 21, followed by the Asia Cup in the UAE from August 27. The match between India and Pakistan will be held on August 28 at the Dubai International Stadium. Babar Azam has said that we want Afridi to play at least one match against the Netherlands, if this is not possible then he will play in the Asia Cup. Although it is difficult to say how serious Shaheen Shah Afridi’s injury is, but if Afridi does not recover, then it will be difficult for him to play in the Asia Cup as well.
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