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07 February 201610:41

ETC approves replacement in Pakistan’s squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016

Pakistan faces the West Indies in the fourth and final quarter-final in Fatullah on Monday.

ETC approves replacement in Pakistan’s squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 - Cricket News

Hayatullah has been named as a replacement player for Muhammad Asad in Pakistan’s squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016.

The ICC has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 has approved Hayatullah as a replacement player for Muhammad Asad in Pakistan’s squad for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016.

Asad is unable to take any further part in the tournament after suffering adductor strain.

Any injury or illness-based replacement requires a written submission to the Event Technical Committee along with a diagnosis from a medical practitioner as to the extent of the injury or illness. Once replaced, a player may not return to the squad save as an approved subsequent replacement for another injured or ill player.

The Event Technical Committee of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2016 includes ICC General Manager – Cricket, Geoff Allardice, ICC Head of Events, Chris Tetley, host nominees Mahbubul Anam and Mohammed Jalal Younus, and independent nominees and former international cricketers Russel Arnold and Dominic Cork.

Pakistan faces the West Indies in the fourth and final quarter-final in Fatullah on Monday. The winner of this match will play Bangladesh in the second semi-final on Thursday, 11 February.