Pakistan Cricket Board has announced an 18-member Test squad for series against Sri Lanka announced. In which Yasir Shah and Salman Ali Agha have returned. Series will be played in next month. There is only two test matches between Sri Lanka vs Pakistan.
Test squad for series against Sri Lanka announced
Pakistan Cricket Board has announced an 18-member national Test squad for the tour of Sri Lanka. In which Yasir Shah and Salman Ali Agha have returned. The most important thing in the squad is the return of Yasir Shah to the national team. He could not represent Pakistan team for a long time due to injury.
League spinner Yasi Shah was included in the reserve players in the matches against Australia. But he did not get a chance to play the match.
Mohammad Nawaz, who was ruled out of the Test squad against Australia due to injury, also made it to the national Test squad again. While Salman Ali has also returned to the squad.
Pakistan Team Announced Squad
The chief selectors announced the squad includes three spinners, four middle-order batsmen, three all-rounders, two wicket-keepers, two spinners and four fast bowlers.
The squad includes captain Babar Azam, vice captain Muhammad Rizwan, Abdullah Shafiq, Azhar Ali, Fawad Alam, Sarfraz Ahmed, Salman Ali Aghaz, Saud Shakeel, Shaun Masood, Haris Rauf, Hassan Ali, Imamul Haq, Muhammad Nawaz, Naseem Shah and Fahim Ashraf. , Noman Ali, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Yasir Shah are also in the squad.
Two matches of the ICC World Test Championship between Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be played in Galle and Colombo.
The first Test of the series will be played in Galle from July 16 to 20 and the second in Colombo from July 24 to 28.
The training camp of the national team for the series will start from June 26 in Rawalpindi. The squad will leave for Sri Lanka on July 6.
Zahid Mahmood and Sajid Khan, who were part of the series against Australia, have been dropped from the squad.