Pakistani pacer Hassan Ali may not be included in Australia as he is still recovering from Back Injury. The doctors have advised Hassan Ali to rest for three more weeks as he has not yet fully recovered to play competitive cricket.

The 25-year-old had missed the recent ODI and T20I series against Sri Lanka at home for the same injury and may now additionally be dropped from the 16-man squad for the series against Australia.

The bowler also missed the ongoing National T20 Cup in Faisalabad, he was keen to play the last two matches of the tournament but after the doctors’ instructions, Hasan returned from Faisalabad without playing a match.