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COVID-19 scare in Pakistan camp ahead of second England T20I

The second T20I of the series will be played later tonight

COVID-19 scare in Pakistan camp ahead of second England T20I PHOTO: AFP

A member of Pakistan's support staff has tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the second T20I against England at the National Stadium in Karachi.

According to Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), the member will not travel to the stadium tonight with the team.

The second T20I, which is just over three hours away, will go ahead as planned.

It must be noted that England defeated Pakistan in the first T20I of the seven-match series by six wickets.

The remaining series matches are in Karachi (September 23 and 25) and Lahore (September 28, 30 and October 2).