Left-arm spinner Mohammad Nawaz has tested positive for Covid-19 and has been quarantined as per the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Covid-19 protocols.
Nawaz had tested positive during the second round of testing, which were administered upon arrival in Islamabad on Wednesday, a PCB spokesman said on Thursday.
All other squad members have tested negative and, as such, the national side will hold a training session as scheduled on Friday at the Pindi Cricket Stadium.
The New Zealand side will arrive in Islamabad on Saturday for three ODIs and five T20Is, which will be played from 17 September to 3 October. /932.—APP