Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has issued NOC (No Objection Certificate) to fast bowlers Haris Rauf, Zaman Khan and spinner Usama Mir to play in the Big Bash League in Australia.

PCB has issued the NOCs keeping in mind the workload of the players and the future tour program of the Pakistan men’s team. The Board feels that this decision is in the best interest of all stakeholders, with a balance between game time and workload management being of utmost importance.

Haris Rauf and Usama Mir have been issued NOCs for five matches, while Zaman Khan’s NOC is valid for four matches. All these matches will be played between December 7 and December 28.