Naseem Shah has been hospitalised due to a viral infection in Lahore.
This comes as a huge blow for Pakistan as pacer Naseem Shah is set to miss out on the fifth T20I against England.
The right-arm fast pacer was taken to hospital last night after his health deteriorated amid a high fever following a chest infection.
He is feeling better now a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) spokesperson said.
A team spokesperson confirmed Wednesday that he will not be available for selection for the fifth T20I against England scheduled today in Lahore.
The PCB spokesperson said Naseem Shah’s inclusion in the other matches will depend on the results of his medical reports.
Fans of Pakistan’s pace sensation took on Twitter to send their good wishes for Naseem Shah.
Get well soon Champ Naseem Shah.❤❤— Azlan Shah 🇵🇰 (@imAzlanshahh) September 28, 2022
One man Army.🔥
Pray for Him.🙏 pic.twitter.com/zpnvEgd0YD
Get Well soon Naseem Shah.— 𝐒𝐡𝐞𝐡𝐳𝐚𝐝| |𝐁𝐀𝟓𝟔 𝐟𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐤. (@BBARMY56) September 27, 2022
Pray for his recovery.🥺❤️🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/Gov5xGE4cO