Sports: Cricket: Imran Farhat to replace injured Taufeeq Umar

Karachi: Opener Imran Farhat has been confirmed as replacement of injured Taufeeq Umar for the Test series against South Africa.

The selection committee Wednesday announced the decision to send Imran Farhat after Pakistan Team Management requested for the replacement.

Taufeeq Umar was advised four weeks rest to recover from left shin injury and will return back to Pakistan.

Pakistan begins the three match Test series against Protease from 1st February in Johannesburg.