Pakistan players return home after failed World Cup campaign

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ISLAMABAD: Several members of Pakistan’s World Cup squad returned home on Sunday after getting knocked out of the mega event.

Pakistan crashed out of the World Cup due to poor run-rate despite sharing points with New Zealand.

Pakistani skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed and Mohammad Husnain landed at Karachi airport.

Fakhar Zaman, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shadab Khan, and Imad Wasim went to Islamabad while Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq, and Asif Ali arrived in Lahore.

The players did not speak to media upon arrival.

According to Geo, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz, and Mohammad Amir will spend a few more days in England before returning to Pakistan.

Bowling coach Azhar Mehmood will stay back in England.

Geo quoted sources as saying that head coach Mickey Arthur will head to South Africa before coming to Pakistan after 10 days