KARACHI: In an effort to prepare for an upcoming tour of Australia the medical panel of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) are struggle hard to improve fitness of fast bowlers Hassan Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Muhammad Abbass.
The Pakistan cricket team has to leave for Australia in the end of this month to play a three T-20 and a two matches of ICC test championship.
It is pertinent to mention here that Hassan Ali due to pain in his back and Shaheen Shah Afridi suffering from dengue could not participate in the ODI series against Sri Lanka in this connection the medical panel of the PCB working hard to bring fitness level according to expectation.
It is expected that Hassan Ali will be available for the second phase of T-20 cup while he can be included in the short format series against Australia over a restoration of his fitness but Shaheen Shah Afridi will be given rest against Kangroos and will be inducted in the team in a test series.
Muhammad Abbass has to prove his fitness and his participation in a domestic cricket for the selection in the national team while he will be a major bowler in a test series against Australia.