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Right-arm fast bowler Mohammad Nabeel has been ruled out of the Pakistan U19 series against Bangladesh U19 due to stress fracture in his back. Pakistan and Bangladesh will play a four-dayer, three 45-over-per-side fixtures and two T20s at the Multan Cricket Stadium from 4 to 18 November.
Northern’s Nabeel, who was part of the squad for a solitary four-day match will be replaced by another right-arm fast bowler Aftab Ibrahim. Aftab had represented Sindh U19 Blues in the National U19 tournaments (50-over and three-day) and had taken 24 wickets from 10 matches. The 19-year old had also represented Hyderabad Hunters in the recently concluded inaugural edition of Pakistan Junior League.