Yasir injury concern for Pakistan ahead of England tour


Pakistan leg spinner Yasir Shah needs four to five weeks to recover from a knee injury, officials said on Monday, putting him on track for the team’s summer tour of England. The 30-year-old, who is ranked third in Tests, was forced out of a boot camp in the city of Abbottabad after experiencing pain in his left knee. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said in a statement a scan had revealed a minor injury. “Shah is suffering from tear in the lateral meniscus along with small osteochondral defect. He needs conservative management which includes physical therapy and extensive rehabilitation. In…

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