Just In! PCB has announced Pakistan’s 16 Member Team Squad for ODI series against Sri Lanka. Iftikhar Ahmed and Mohammad Nawaz have been recalled in Pakistan squad for Sri Lanka tour. Whereas, Sarfraz Ahmed will lead this 16 Member team squad as captain and Wicket Keeper against Sri Lanka. You can check Pakistan Team Squad list for Sri Lanka tour of Pakistan 2019 here on this page?
Pakistan ODI Team Squad for Sri Lana ODI series
Sri Lanka is all set to visit Pakistan from 27th September 2019. Pakistan will be hosting three ODIs and three T20 matches for Sri Lanka in this tour. In this regard, Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the names of Pakistan Players who are likely to play in the One Day Series against Sri Lanka. Sarfraz Ahmed will take charge of this ODI Team of Pakistan. While, Iftikhar Ahmed and Mohammad Nawaz are also included in this One Day Squad. The 16 member Pakistan ODI Team Squad against Sri Lanka will be as:
- Sarfaraz Ahmed (Captain) (Wicket Keeper)
- Fakhar Zaman (Batsman)
- Imam-ul-Haq (Batsman)
- Babar Azam (Batsman)
- Abid Ali (Batsman)
- Asif Ali (Batsman)
- Haris Sohail (Batting Allrounder)
- Iftikhar Ahmed (Batting Allrounder)
- Imad Wasim (Bowling Allrounder)
- Mohammad Nawaz (Bowling Allrounder)
- Shadab Khan (Bowling Allrounder)
- Mohammad Rizwan (WK-Batsman)
- Mohammad Hasnain (Bowler)
- Mohammad Amir (Bowler)
- Usman Shinwari (Bowler)
- Wahab Riaz (Bowler)
Sarfraz Ahmed who have be reappointed by the PCB as the Captain of Pakistan ODI Cricket team, will command this ODI team. Fakhar Zaman and Imamul Haq are likely to open for Pakistan in the ODI series against Sri Lanka. Meanwhile, PCB has also inducted two additional Batsmen in the form of Abid Ali and Asif Ali. Babar Azam will take charge in the middle order as usual. However, Haris Sohail will be the backbone of Pakistan team in the middle order. Imad Waseem and Mohammad Nawaz will play the role of Batting all rounders.
However, Shadab Khan will be playing as the bowling all rounder in the Pakistan Cricket team. Mohammad Amir and Usman Shinwari will lead the bowling attack of Pakistan team. Whereas, Mohammad Hasnain and Wahab Riaz have also been included in Pakistan ODI squad against Sri Lanka as additional Pace Bowlers. In the mean time, Mohammad Rizwan will play the role of additional wicket keeper.
All in all this is a well balanced and experienced Pakistan ODI Squad against Sri Lanka. It will be a treat to watch, Pakistani Cricket team players perform at the home ground of Pakistan. Good Luck