ICC T20 World Cup 2022: Shaheen Afridi Returns As Pakistan Name 15-Member Squad For The Tournament

On Thursday, September 15, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) introduced a 15-member squad of the Pakistan Nationwide Cricket Group for the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2022, which shall be performed in Australia.

The ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2022, which is the eighth version of the multi-nation match, is scheduled to begin on October 16 with the group stage spherical. The Tremendous 12 spherical will begin on October 22 and the ultimate is about to happen on November 13 on the Melbourne Cricket Floor.

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Babar Azam and Shaheen Afridi
Babar Azam and Shaheen Afridi. Credit: Twitter

Pakistan Nationwide Cricket Group are positioned in Group 2 of the marquee match together with India Nationwide Cricket Group, Bangladesh Nationwide Cricket Group, and South Africa Nationwide Cricket Group.

The premier Pakistan left-arm tempo bowler Shaheen Shah Afridi, who bought dominated out of the not too long ago concluded Asia Cup 2022, the place Pakistan misplaced by 23 runs within the closing in opposition to Sri Lanka, after struggling a proper knee ligament harm has returned to the squad.

In the meantime, Fakhar Zaman has been dropped from the principle squad and he has been added to the reserves after his failure with the bat within the Asia Cup 2022. The senior batter registered scores of 10, 53, 15, 5, 13 and 0 within the match. Total, he scored solely 96 runs in six video games at a strike fee of 103.23.

Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Rizwan
Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Rizwan. (Picture: AFP)

Shan Masood, who has had an excellent run of type within the T20 Blast in England, has been known as as much as play T20Is for the primary time. Additionally, Haider Ali has acquired a recall.

Now we have a staff that may carry out strongly within the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2022 – Mohammad Wasim

Whereas speaking concerning the squad of the Pakistan Nationwide Cricket Group, Pakistan chief selector, Mohammad Wasim, stated that they’ve picked a staff that may carry out strongly within the multi-nation match.

“Now we have a staff that may carry out strongly within the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2022,” chief selector Mohammad Wasim stated. 

“That’s why we’ve got proven religion and confidence in nearly the identical set of gamers who’ve been a part of the T20I squad publish the 2021 World Cup within the UAE.

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“These gamers have carried out effectively since November 2021 and that’s why we’ve got gained 9 out of our final 13 T20Is. Now we have invested in these cricketers and it’s truthful to them that they get the chance to indicate their mettle within the World Cup, an occasion for which they’ve been getting ready and coaching onerous.

“We would have liked to make sure continuity and help to those gamers, and that’s exactly what we’ve got achieved. We’re receiving encouraging studies about Shaheen Shah Afridi, who’s prone to resume bowling early subsequent month,” he added.

Pakistan’s T20 World Cup squad:

Babar Azam (c), Shadab Khan (vc), Asif Ali, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Usman Qadir

Reserves: Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Haris, Shahnawaz Dahani

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