Pakistan batsman Babar Azam to miss rest of series v England

LONDON (AP) Pakistan batsman Babar Azam will miss the rest of the first test against England at Lord’s, and the second test in Leeds, after scans showed he has a broken forearm.

Babar was struck by a rising delivery from Ben Stokes after tea on Day 2 on Friday and was forced to retire hurt on 68.

An X-ray showed a fracture just above his left wrist.