Why did Haris Rauf reject touring Australia for Test series?
Fast bowler Haris Rauf has attributed his unavailability for the Test series against Australia to stiffness in his body.
In a discussion with Chief Selector Wahab Riaz, Rauf revealed the rationale behind his decision, indicating that despite Wahab's encouragement to join the team in Australia, he knows his body well and cannot take the risk due to a prior injury suffered in the previous matches.
While expressing a desire to play Test cricket for Pakistan, Haris Rauf emphasized his focus on white-ball cricket, particularly the T20 series against New Zealand and the upcoming World Cup. This insight into Rauf's decision offers a glimpse into the strategic considerations and priorities shaping his approach in the cricketing world.