Pakistan announce 16-member squad for upcoming Test matches against Bangladesh

Pakistan announce 16-member squad for upcoming Test matches against Bangladesh

Lahore (Web Desk): Pakistan on Saturday announced 16-member squad for the upcoming Test matches against Bangladesh.


Head coach and chief selector Misbahul Haq announced the squad for the first ICC World Test Championship fixture against Bangladesh.

According to a press release issued by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), two changes have been made to the side that featured in the Test series against Sri Lanka. Kashif Bhatti and Usman Shinwari have been replaced by Bilal Asif and Faheem Ashraf.

Pakistan and Bangladesh will play the first ICC World Test Championship fixture in Rawalpindi starting from February 7.

The squad includes Azhar Ali(Captain), Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Bilal Asif, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Haris Sohail, Imam-ul-Haq, Imran Khan Snr, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah, Shan Masood, Yasir Shah .