Misbah headed to the airport together with his spouse and daughter as soon because the healthy ended.
CHRISTCHURCH (web desk / AFP) – Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq has pulled out of the new Zealand tour to return home after receiving news regarding demise of his father-in-law who was seriously unwell.
This changed into confirmed by means of Misbah’s wife in a message posted on Twitter.
Misbah acquired the information early Sunday and headed to the airport with his wife and daughter as quickly as the match ended.
Azhar Ali will take over as captain and no immediate decision turned into made about flying out a replacement before the second check starts in Hamilton on Friday.
New Zealand received the primary test with the aid of eight wickets halfway through the fourth day.