As the news about England Cricketer Alex Hales having got Coronavirus started to doing rounds on news and social media circles, both cricketer and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have come out and clarified that no such thing has happened.
In this regard Hales issued a statement through his official Twitter handle. Hales issued a statement after reports suggested he has contracted coronavirus before leaving Pakistan Super League (PSL).
Hales quashed such talks through his social media handle. Hales’ post read: “An update on my situation, stay safe everyone.”
Hales, who played for Karachi Kings in the league, left early for home with other English players after the outbreak of the virus in Pakistan.
“PCB reiterates NO player or support staff has tested positive for COVID-19 to date. We urge all stakeholders to show responsibility and wait for official confirmations. Factually incorrect messages will further compound what is already a complex global health and safety matter,” PCB Statement said.