PCB referred Umar Akmal to Dr.Nadir for specialist Advice and treatment when the batsman umar akmal fell unconscious while playing in the Caribbean Premier League in August.
“We referred him because we wanted to be absolutely sure about his medical condition and it is indeed great news he is now available to play for Pakistan,” a PCB official said.
The official also said that Dr Nadir has diagnosed Akmal “for seizure due to sleep deprivation”.
“According to him (Dr Nadir) it was a one-off incident, a relatively common occurrence and does not necessitate any restrictions on Akmal, other than ensuring at least 6-7 hours of sleep every night,” the official said.
PCB Caretaker Chairman Najam Sethi hoped for the talented player as he has a immense potential and be able for Pakistan cricket Team in the months and years to come.
Umar Akmal Recovery shows a good news for Pakistan Selectors and Spectators as well as for public because will play two important Home series in UAE against South Africa and Sri Lanka.