PAKvWI: 3 Windies players unavailable for Pakistan tour after testing positive for Covid-19

10:22 AM | 12 Dec, 2021
PAKvWI: 3 Windies players unavailable for Pakistan tour after testing positive for Covid-19

KARACHI – At least three players of West Indies have contracted coronavirus, and will be unavailable for selection in the six international matches in Sindh capital.

Cricket West Indies said all-rounders Roston Chase and Kyle Mayers, left-arm quick Sheldon Cottrell, and a non-coaching member tested positive despite being fully vaccinated against the novel virus however all players are without major symptoms.

Following PCR tests administered on arrival in the South Asian country, Cricket West Indies has confirmed that four members of the West Indies touring party contracted a deadly virus and will now undergo a period of self-isolation.

CEO of Cricket West Indies said the tour will go ahead as scheduled however the Covid cases in the visitors are said to be a major blow for Men in Maroon.

He also added that this unusual loss of three players from our squad will seriously impact our team preparations, while the rest of the players are in good spirits and will begin training today ahead of our first game on Monday.

Pakistan’s seaside metropolis Karachi will host the entire white-ball series, which comprises three T20Is and three ODIs, the last of which is on December 22. The three-match T20I series starts on Monday, December 13.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan - Pakistani rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal - 22 June 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 22, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.6 for buying and 280.75 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 297 and selling rate is 299.5 while British Pound rate is 350.5 for buying, and 354 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.75.

Currency Rates in Pakistan

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.7 280.85
Euro EUR 294.3 297.9
UK Pound Sterling GBP 352 355.5
U.A.E Dirham AED 75 75.8
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.85 73.6
Australian Dollar AUD 182.2 184
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.98 748.98
Canadian Dollar CAD 202 204
China Yuan CNY 38.4 38.8
Danish Krone DKK 40.15 40.55
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.68 36.03
Indian Rupee INR 3.34 3.45
Japanese Yen JPY 1.9 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.7 917.7
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.07 59.67
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.98 172.98
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.38 26.68
Omani Riyal OMR 723.75 731.75
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.53 77.23
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.68 26.98
Swiss Franc CHF 315.21 317.71
Thai Bhat THB 7.59 7.74


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