Pakistan Cricket Board on Friday announced the 29-Player extended squad for the England tour slated to be played in August-September. However, The reason behind sending the extended squad, Red ball and White ball, is to make sure the series SOP’s to be followed.
In addition, some Source, the no. of Test matches may be increased if West Indians step down from the scheduled series. Pakistan Cricket Board and England, Cricket Board Officials might have a video conference on May 18 to discuss this matter.
However, The ECB has not spoken to them on increasing the number of Scheduled matches on the tour. Things will be clear after the meeting. But whatever decision we take we will consult our captains and head coaches before giving any confirmationCEO Pakistan Cricket Board Wasim Khan
The quarantine period for the Pakistani in England when they arrived, limiting the playing venues, and playing in the empty stadium will be the main issues to discuss.
Haider Ali’s Inclusion Creates Buzz!
Highly rated new rising star of Pakistan Under-19 cricket named for the National side for the first time. The 19year old right-hand batsman amongst the runs during the ACC emerging cup in Bangladesh, ICC Under-19 WC 2020, and Quaid-e-Azam Trophy before having a dream start in the Pakistan Super League 2020. As a result, now he has given the opportunity. it’s a perfect opportunity for the youngster to hand the debut.
29-player Squad by Pakistan Cricket Board
Openers (4) – Abid Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq and Shan Masood
Middle-order batsmen (9) – Azhar Ali (captain), Babar Azam (Test vice-captain and T20I captain), Asad Shafiq, Fawad Alam, Haider Ali, Iftikhar Ahmad, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hafeez, and Shoaib Malik
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Wicketkeepers (2) – Mohammad Rizwan and Sarfaraz Ahmed
Fast bowlers (10) – Faheem Ashraf, Haris Rauf, Imran Khan, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sohail Khan, Usman Shinwari and Wahab Riaz
Spinners (4) – Imad Wasim, Kashif Bhatti, Shadab Khan and Yasir Shah
Head Coach: Misbah-ul-haq, Bowling Coach: Waqar Yunus, Bating Coach: Yunus Khan