Srinagar: Pakistan pacer Haris Rauf and all-rounder Shadab Khan have signed for the USA based Major League Cricket (MLC).
The Pakistan star duo are going to play for the San Francisco Unicorns in the inaugural season of MLC.The MLC is scheduled to take place from July 13 to July 30 in Dallas and will feature six teams.
As Shadab and Rauf are not part of the Pakistan Test squad for Sri Lanka series, both will be available for the San Francisco Unicorns team during MLC, pending a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).
This follows ESPNcricinfo report from last month, where it was revealed that Imad Wasim and Azam Khan were set to join the Seattle Orcas in MLC.
The PCB has responded positively to the MLC’s request to include Pakistani players but has imposed a condition for their participation. The PCB has asked the MLC management to pay $25,000 for each player’s involvement in the league, a report saud.