LAHORE – Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday introduced an 18-man squad for a coaching camp forward of Asia Cup 2018, scheduled to be performed within the UAE from September 15-28.
The nationwide choice committee head coach Inzamamul Haq-led made the announcement after consultations with head coach Mickey Arthur and captain Sarfraz Ahmed.
PCB introduced 18 gamers for the camp for Asia Cup 2018 https://t.co/jRvCbjZk4o
— PCB Official (@TheRealPCB) August 30, 2018
In line with PCB announcement, the week-long camp will happen from September three to September 10 at Gaddafi Stadium. Former captain Azhar Ali, Shan Masood, and Imad Wasim have additionally been recalled to the camp.
Pakistan have been positioned in Pool A within the six-nation Asia Cup together with outdated rivals India. The 2 groups will conflict in an eagerly-awaited pool match in Dubai on September 19. This 12 months, the Asia Cup reverts to its conventional 50-over ODI format after opting in 2016 for a T20I competitors which was received by India.
Squad picked up for coaching camp
Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Shan Masood, Mohammad Hafeez, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Haris Sohail, Sarfraz Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Imad Wasim, Hassan Ali, Usman Khan Shinwari, Mohammed Amir, Junaid Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi and Faheem Ashraf.