PCB invited four more players for World Cup squad

PCB invited four more players for World Cup squad

ISLAMABAD - PCB’s cricket selection committee has invited four more cricketers including Wahab Riaz, Umer Akmal, Ahmed Shehzad, and Iftikhar Ahmed for the fitness test.

After the induction of these four names, 27 players will appear in PCB’s fitness test at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore on April 15 and 16.

This will help selectors shortlist a 15-member World Cup squad from these players, expected to be announced on 18th April. Sarfraz Ahmed Shoaib Malik Mohammad Hafeez Fakhar Zaman Shadab Khan Shaheen Afridi Ahmed Shehzad Shan Masood Abid Ali Mohammad Amir Imad Waseem Yasir Shah Imam-ul-Haq Faheem Ashraf Hassan Ali Haris Sohail Asif Ali Mohammad Hasnain Mohammad Nawaz Usman Shinwari Mohammad Junaid Wahab Riaz Umar Akmal Iftikhar Ahmed Babar Azam Mohammad Hasnain Mohammad Abbas

Pakistan cricket team will depart for England on April 23 where they will play a one-off T20 followed by a five-match ODI series ahead of World Cup 2019.