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Junaid fitness test fails, out from world cup 516 views
Junaid Khan will not be able to play Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. Spokesman of Pakistan Cricket Board told the BBC on Monday Junaid Khan was unable to play World Cup. Junaid was included 15-man squad for the World Cup in the New Zealand tour during training camp hamstrings
. Due to the injury Junaid Khan was not sent on a tour of New Zealand World Cup squad but Junaid injury still remain. After fitness Junaid will be decided play or not play in World Cup. On Monday Junaid Khan Fitness test could not clear in Lahore and satisfy the selectors. Technical Committee and Pakistan Cricket Board find another fast bowler of his World Cup squad. Junaid Khan is suffering fitness prblems for a long time. Junaid Khan has 48 wickets in 75 ODIs. Junaid Khan played last year in Sri Lanka and the 5 wickets in the 2nd Test and also 2 ODIs. Junaid Khan out from World Cup, off-spinner Saeed Ajmal suspect for bowling action,while Mohammad Hafeez Bowling Action is subject to being cleared.
Preliminary tests reported a Grade-one injury, which he was predictable to get well from in a two weeks, But PCB'doctors recommending so as to Junaid take rest and shun travelling. though, he went on a extended journey by car previous month to his home ‘Swabi’ which is supposed to have provoked his injury.
The PCB's medical board concurred that Junaid had not recovered adequately from "the grip injury of the courage in the later right thigh" and optional convalescence at the NCA. Junaid was then reserved from the New Zealand tour and the Bilawal Bhatti was selected as his substitute for the 2 match series.
First World Cup match Pakistan vs India on 15 February