LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket team have suffered a big blow just before leaving for the mega event as left arm pacer Junaid Khan is expected to miss the World Cup 2015.

Junaid Khan had suffered a hamstring injury when he slept on the field due to wet ground during tanning camp of Pakistan cricket team at Gaddafi stadium Lahore.

Pakistan team will leave for New Zealand today (Tuesday) from Allama Iqbal International airport.

While Junaid khan will not fly with the team due to injury.

On the other hand Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) would announce his replacement in the World Cup.

The mega event will be held in Australia and New Zealand from mid of next month.

Before the World Cup, Pakistan will play two One Day International (ODI) matches against New Zealand on 31st of this month and 3rd of next month.