PCB gives Shoaib Malik 10-day leave to deal with a personal issue

BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 27: Shoaib Malik of Pakistan bats during the ICC Champions Trophy Warm-up match between Bangladesh and Pakistan at Edgbaston on May 27, 2017 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Harry Trump - IDI/IDI via Getty Images)

LAHORE: The Pakistan cricket team management has given leave to Shoaib Malik so that he can return home to deal with a personal issue. He is expected to rejoin the team in 10 days’ time.

According to a press release, the PCB will not be making any further comments and fully expects all concerned to respect Shoaib’s privacy.