Pakistan speedy bowler Wahab Riaz, who bid adieu to the longest structure of the sport final 12 months, is all set to make a go back for the nationwide Check aspect after being named within the shortlisted squad of 20 participants for the impending collection towards England.
The 2 aspects are slated to play the three-match Check collection and as many T20 Internationals, starting July five on the Outdated Trafford Cricket Stadium in Manchester.The collection may also mark the go back of world cricket for Pakistan for the reason that cricket was once distrupted in March because of coronavirus pandemic.
Closing month, Riaz had expressed his need to make a go back to red-ball cricket for Pakistan. The 35-year-old final featured for his nationwide aspect throughout a Check event towards Australia in October 2018.
Uncapped spinner Imran Khan Jr. and all-rounder Kashif Bhatti have additionally won nods within the shortlisted squad for his or her excursion of United Kingdom.
Pacer Mohammad Amir, who was once also referred to as up to enroll in the Pakistan squad for his or her camp in the UK, has been unnoticed for the impending Check collection.
In the meantime, the rest 9 avid gamers particularly Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Hasnain and Musa Khan will proceed to coach with the nationwide squad for the next three-match Twenty20I collection towards England, starting August 28 in Manchester.
The shortlisted Pakistan squad is as follows:
Azhar Ali (captain), Babar Azam, Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Imam-ul-Haq, Imran Khan Sr, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Naseem Shah, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Shadab Khan, Shaheen Afridi, Shan Masood, Sohail Khan, Usman Shinwari, Wahab Riaz and Yasir Shah