Shoaib Malik skips third Bangladesh T20I

By: News Desk      Published: 11:43 AM, 22 Nov, 2021
Shoaib Malik skips third Bangladesh T20I
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All-rounder Shoaib Malik will miss the third and final T20I against Bangladesh today due to illness of his boy and will depart for Dubai before the match, reported 24NewsHD TV channel. 

Meanwhile, after the series is over the national T20I squad will depart Dhaka for Pakistan via Dubai on Tuesday. 

Usman Qadir and Imad Wasim will spend a couple of days in Dubai with their families.

The national Test side will travel to Chittagong on Tuesday for the first of the two Tests. 

Bowling consultant Vernon Philander will leave the side at the completion of the first Test as he was only available for the three T20Is and the first Test.

Pakistan and Bangladesh will play two World Test Championship matches. 

The Chittagong Test will commence from 26 November and the second Test will be played in Dhaka from 4-8 December.