LAHORE: Peshawar Zalmi have announced the name of the cover player for injured Hasan Ali for the initial matches of Pakistan Super League 2018 (PSL 2018).
Regional One Day Cup 2018’s top wicket-taker Umaid Asif will join the team in his absence.
Fast bowler Hasan is recovering from an ankle injury he receive ahead of the final T20 match against New Zealand that Pakistan won to rise to the top of T20i rankings.
The champions of the second season of PSL have also recruited English batsman Rikki Wessels.
He is the seventh international player to join Zalmi squad and has replaced Evin Lewis.
According to the statement from the Zalmi’s management, Hasan Ali will travel with the Zalmi s squad where his injury would be monitored on daily basis.