The transfer follows the harm to Australia’s Shaun Marsh who’s at the moment out with a damaged arm suffered within the nets.
His brother, all-rounder Mitch Marsh, is at the moment because of be part of the county after the primary 4 video games.
Fakhar has gained 30 T20 caps for Pakistan.
The 29-year-old left-hander has been an everyday for Pakistan within the World Cup with a prime rating of 62 in opposition to India, taking his tally to 44 appearances within the worldwide 50-overs format.
He’s scheduled to make his debut as Glamorgan start their Blast marketing campaign at house to Somerset on Thursday 18 July offered he arrives in time.
“Fakhar Zahman has signed up and agreed the contract,” mentioned head coach Maynard.
“We’re hopeful he’ll play in opposition to Somerset. It’s whether or not the visa comes via in time and he will get on the flight and is right here for Thursday.
“We must monitor when he arrives and see how he’s feeling.”
Their present abroad participant, Marnus Labuschagne, is because of go away on the finish of the Championship match in opposition to Middlesex due to Australian squad commitments.
Glamorgan are ready to see whether or not Mitchell Marsh is known as within the Australia squad for the Ashes which might rule him out of becoming a member of up at Sophia Gardens.
“It’s a bit watch this house with Mitch,” mentioned Glamorgan director of cricket Mark Wallace.
“After we signed him just a few months in the past he was fairly a manner from the Ashes squad.
“His inventory has risen over the previous few weeks and he has acquired an excellent probability to be in that squad now.
“If that comes about we can have to take a look at what our choices are.”
Supply : BBC SPORT