Pakistan announce squad for World Cup
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have announced their 15-man squad on Thursday for the upcoming World Cup in England.
After South Africa and Sri Lanka, it’s the men in green Pakistan, who have also announced their squad on the same day.
Sarfraz Ahmed will lead the side Mohammad Hasnain and Abid Ali both named in Pakistan’s World Cup squad while Mohammad Amir and Asif Ali have been kept as a stand-by and they will travel to England with the rest of the team.
The board is allowed to make any changes in the squad until May 23 without the permission of the International Cricket Council (ICC).
The World Cup will kick off on May 30 while Pakistan will be playing against Windies on May 31 in their opening game.
SQUAD: Sarfaraz Ahmed (c), Fakhar Zaman, Imam-Ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Afridi, Hassan Ali, Abid Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Imad Wasim, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hasnain, Haris Sohail.