Ashton Agar ruled out of Pakistan ODI series after testing positive

Ashton Agar. Picture: AFP/report  

LAHORE: Already depleted Australia misplaced Ashton Agar after the spinner examined sure Tuesday for COVID-19, hours forward of the beginning of a three-match one-day world sequence towards Pakistan in Lahore.

Australia now have simply 13 are compatible avid gamers from the unique squad of 16 and some other sickness or harm would make it tricky for them to proceed.

“Group physiotherapist Brendon Wilson additionally examined sure,” a remark from Cricket Australia stated, ruling him and Agar out of the sequence.

Reserve wicketkeeper Josh Inglis examined sure on Monday, whilst all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has injured his hip and may be unavailable for the primary event.

The West Indies had been pressured to cancel a sequence in Pakistan in December following a plague of COVID some of the workforce once they arrived.

The Australians, on their first excursion of Pakistan since 1998, also are scheduled to play one Twenty20 world in Lahore.

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