Pakistan quick bowler Haris Rauf has been dominated out of the remainder of the Take a look at collection in opposition to England with a thigh damage, the staff’s administration stated Tuesday.
The 29-year-old, who made his debut within the opening Take a look at in Rawalpindi, stepped on the ball whereas fielding on the primary day.
Additionally Learn | Australia batsman Handscomb hopeful of earning ticket for India tour
“A grade II pressure in the proper quad has dominated Rauf out of the Take a look at collection in opposition to England,” the Pakistan Cricket Board stated in an announcement.
Scans and a subsequent evaluation concluded Rauf wants break day for rehabilitation, it added.
Rauf bowled 13 overs taking 1-78 in England’s first innings, however was unable to bowl within the second. He batted with discomfort in each innings.
England received the primary Take a look at by 74 runs on Monday to take a 1-0 lead within the three-match collection.
Additionally Learn | Records tumble in first Pakistan vs England first Test
Pakistan have but to call a substitute for Rauf, however have a 17-man squad to select from for the second Take a look at beginning in Multan on Friday.
Rauf’s absence is an additional blow to a Pakistan facet already lacking spearhead tempo bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi by means of knee damage.