ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is conducting dope tests of the cricketers performing extraordinarily well in the Pakistan Cup being played at Faisalabad.
Talking to APP, a PCB official said the dope tests are being conducted on the directives of the International Cricket Council (ICC) to check against the possible use of illegal substances.
He said besides Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Sami, Khurram Manzoor, Sami Aslam, Bilawal Bhatti and Mohammad Hassan, dope tests of other cricketers are also being conducted.
He said the tests of one or two cricketers are being conducted after every match.
Five teams, including Punjab, Sindh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), Balochistan, and Islamabad are participating in the Pakistan Cup 50-over tournament.-APP