Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators match were going to play today but the match was postponed to March 2 after Fawad Ahmed returned a positive test for Covid-19. He showed some symptoms two days ago and he had been immediately isolated.

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Fawad Ahmad Test Positive for Covid-19

After returning Fawad Ahmed covid-19 positive the other members of Islamabad United were tested for covid-19 and all of them come negative. The game was scheduled for 7:00 PM local time first it was put off by two hours. But after some time the game was officially moved to Tuesday. A Spokesperson of PCB told that members of every franchise are currently being tested for Covid-19.

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Pakistan Super League is facing a second major covid-related incident, On February 21, Peshawar Zalmi’s caption Wahab Riaz and coach Darren Sammy had been forced into a three-day extra quarantine

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after meeting a person outside the team’s biosecure bubble.

Now the legspinner Fawad Ahmed returned covid-19 positive after having such strict protocols. The incident highlighted the covid-19 concern for the PSL Authorities. The safety protocols set out to minimize the chances of a positive covid-19 case distrusting the schedule. A few days ago, A person interviewed during the game of ISL and PES spoke of how he had “tried to high-five as many players as possible, while TV cameras have picked up families sitting alongside players in the stands on occasion.

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Other than Fawad Ahmad an unnamed cricketer from Lahore Qalandars came test positive for covid-19. He had gone into 10-day isolation on the same day and he will need to return two negative tests and a clear fitness assessment before he can be re-integrated with the squad. A PCB official confirmed that all other members of the bubble would now be tested every four days till the end of the tournament.

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