- PCB says Shadab Khan has suffered a toe harm.
- X-rays performed following the match revealed an ‘intra articular communicated fracture’.
- Shadab Khan will now bear rehab for 4 weeks.
PRETORIA: Pakistan obtained a significant blow on Monday as all-rounder Shadab Khan suffered an harm on his toe after which he was declared unfit for the remaining African tour.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) stated that Khan suffered an harm on his left toe whereas batting throughout the second One-Day Worldwide towards South Africa that has sidelined him for as much as 4 weeks.
“X-rays conducted following the match revealed an ‘intra articular communicated fracture’ though there is neither any displacement nor angulation,” learn the assertion.
It added that the harm might be handled conservatively and Khan will bear a four-week rehab interval.
Pakistan are in South Africa to play three ODIs and 4 T20Is after which the workforce will journey to Zimbabwe for 3 T20Is and two Checks, earlier than returning dwelling on 12 Could.
It’s pertinent to notice that Shadab Khan was recalled to the facet for the African tour after he was sidelined throughout the New Zealand tour on account of harm.
‘I will bounce back’
In the meantime, Khan in a Twitter message stated that he was working “very very hard” to regain health and can “bounce back and win matches for Pakistan”.
“Ball hit me on the toe while batting which has ruled me out of the tour. I am working very very hard and giving it my all, I have not been able to perform at the level I want to but hard work will InshAllah pay off. InshAllah I will bounce back and win matches for Pakistan,” Khan stated after the PCB assertion.
“Remember me in your prayers. I am putting in a lot of effort, I believe if u keep working hard and keep fighting through tough times, Allah helps u reach ur goals. I will keep working hard and will bounce back inshAllah. Thank you for all your love and support.”