Nasim Shah's mother died on Tuesday, he could not attend the funeral.
Young fast bowler to tour Australia for two Test series, first match will be from 21st November
Dainik BhaskarNov 13, 2019, 12:45 PM IST Sports Desk. The mother of Pakistani fast bowler Nasim Shah died on Tuesday. He could not attend the funeral of the mother. The 16-year-old Nasim is on a tour of Australia for a two-Test series. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) spokesperson said Naseem decided not to return to Pakistan after talking on the phone to family members.
A three-day day-night Test was being played between Pakistan and Australia-A on Tuesday. During this time news of the death of Naseem's mother came. After this, all the Pak players tied the black band to pay tribute to the fast bowler's mother and played the match.
Pakistan lost three T20 series 0-2
In the day-night test, Pakistan had scored 428 runs in the first innings. After this, Australia-A was all out for 122 runs. Pakistan's fast bowler Imran Khan took 5 wickets. The first Test of the series between the two teams will be played from November 21. Earlier, hosts Australia made a clean sweep of Pakistan 2–0 in three T20 series.
Pakistan's Test team: Azhar Ali (captain), Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Haris Sohail, Imam-ul-Haq, Imran Khan, Iftikhar Ahmed, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Moosa Khan, Nasim Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shaan Masood, Yasir Shah.