Pakistan on Thursday announced the T20I and ODI squads for the upcoming home series against West Indies, which will be played under the lights of National Stadium Karachi from December 13-22.
In a statement, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said from the 18 players who were part of the recently-concluded T20I series against Bangladesh, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Sarfaraz Ahmed, and Shoaib Malik have been left out, while fast bowler Mohammad Hasnain has been added to the 15-man squad, the board said.
Likewise, from the 17 players who were available for selection for the England ODIs in July, Asif Ali, Haider Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah and Mohammad Wasim Jnr have replaced Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Salman Ali Agha and Sarfaraz Ahmed in the 17-member side, while Abdullah Shafique has been named as a travelling reserve, it added.
The PCB said the 20-over matches will count towards the ICC T20I Rankings, while the 50-over games will be part of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League.
Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper) Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Usman Qadir
Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imam-ul-Haq, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Mohammad Hasnain, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Usman Qadir
Travelling reserve: Abdullah Shafique (Central Punjab)
Six Pakistani wrestlers have participated in the event, winning five medals
Pakistan's star wrestlers - Zaman Anwar, Inam Butt and Inayatullah - won medals and brought happiness to the faces of...
Final of 200m race is scheduled to be held on Saturday night
Omar shortlisted by the American Junior Golf Association and Presidents Cup organisers
Pakistan's Inayat Ullah bagged a Bronze medal in Men's Free Style 65 kg Wrestling event earlier
Butt won the first gold medal for Pakistan in the CWG 2022 by lifting a total of 405 kilograms - 173 kg in snatch and...