Pakistan pacer Mohammad Irfan's mother passes away

Published: January 9, 2017

Pakistan left-arm pacer Mohammad Irfan’s mother passed away on Monday.

The fast-bowler, who is currently on tour in Brisbane for the upcoming five-match ODI series against Australia, was informed of the news during a practice session.

The Express Tribune has learnt that Irfan will take the first flight back home and will miss out on atleast first two matches of the Australia series. Three months ago the pacer’s father also passed away.

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Meanwhile, people took to Twitter to express condolences.

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Pakistan recently lost the three-match Test series against Australia during the current tour and will commence the ODI series from Friday in Brisbane, followed by matches in Melbourne, Perth, Sydney, and Adelaide.

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  • Proud to be Muslim
    Jan 9, 2017 - 1:46PM

    INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILEHI RAJYOON… So sad to hear that, especially the fact that he father also passed away recently. May ALLAH grant her with full of forgiveness (aameen)Recommend

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