For the three-match Test series against England, The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 20-member Test squad.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 20-member Test squad. After many days, Wahab Riaz and Sarfaraz Ahmed got a chance in the Test team and Mohammad Rizwan was dropped.
Fawad Alam has been in the Test squad since 2009. New face pacer Kashif Bhatti in the team. Earlier, the PCB had initially announced a 29-member squad for three Tests and three T20s.
From there it announced a squad of 20 for the Tests. The remaining nine will play for the Twenty20 team, for which they will also practice with the Test team.
Meanwhile, middle-order batsman Iftekhar Ahmed did not get a place in the Test team. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced a 20-member Test squad.
The three-match Test series begins on August 5 at Old Trafford. The next two matches will be in Southampton on 13 and 21 August. The three-match T20 series will start from August 28.
Pakistan in Test series against England :
Azhar Ali (captain), Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Nasif Shah, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Shahin Afridi, Shan Masood, Sohail Khan, Usman Shinwari, Wahab Riaz and Yasir Shah. Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Fahim Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Imam ul Haq, Imran Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Abbas.