Test cricketer Abid Ali is diagnosed with a heart condition after she developed chest pain in Karachi during Quaid-e-Azam Trophy. He has been diagnosed with “acute coronary syndrome” when he was playing the match between Central Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at UBL Sports Complex. The 34-year-old batsman was playing from the Punjab side when he felt the discomfort and was taken to the hospital where he has undergone an electrocardiogram (ECG).
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) issued a statement regarding this incident and said, “Abid left the batting crease at 61 in Central Punjab’s second innings after complaining of chest pain. He was taken immediately to a cardiac hospital where he was diagnosed as a case of acute coronary syndrome. He is under the care of the consultant cardiologist who is liaising with the PCB medical team regarding further treatment. He is currently stable. It is requested to respect his and the family’s privacy at this time.”