The 23-year-old left-handed opener needed to retire harm after he used to be struck a painful blow at the elbow through England speedy bowler Mark Picket.
The incident happened within the fourth over of the penultimate tournament of the five-game one-day world sequence at Trent Bridge, when Imam overlooked an supposed pull off an 89 mile-per-hour (143 kilometres-per-hour) supply from the Durham paceman.
Imam, contemporary from his career-best 151 within the 3rd ODI at Bristol on Tuesday, fell to the bottom and winced at the turf within the agony.
The nephew of Pakistan nice and choice leader, Inzamam-ul-Haq won a number of mins’ remedy sooner than retiring harm on 3 no longer out, with the vacationers then 9 with out loss.
A observation issued through Pakistan control mentioned Imam have been taken to medical institution for a precautionary X-ray, with an extra replace on his situation anticipated later Friday.
Global Cup hosts and event favourites England lead the five-match sequence 2-0.