Pakistan cricket team head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has announced the 35-player squad for the upcoming New Zealand tour while addressing a press conference in Lahore.
The upcoming T20 series is crucial for the Pakistan cricket team and will help gain valuable points in the ICC World Test Championship according to Misbah-ul-Haq.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed that the squad will depart on November 23rd and will spend the mandatory 14-day quarantine period at the hotel.
Pakistan Squad for New Zealand Tour
|Openers||Abid Ali, Abdullah Shafique, Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Shan Masood, and Zeeshan Malik.|
|Middle-order batsmen||Babar Azam, Azhar Ali, Danish Aziz, Fawad Alam, Haider Ali, Haris Sohail, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imran Butt, Khushdil Shah, and Mohammad Hafeez.|
|Wicketkeepers||Mohammad Rizwan, Rohail Nazir, and Sarfaraz Ahmed.|
|Spinners||Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Usman Qadir, Yasir Shah, and Zafar Gohar.|
|Fast bowlers||Amad Butt, Faheem Ashraf, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Musa, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sohail Khan, and Wahab Riaz.|
Pakistan V New Zealand – Match Schedule
|Dec 18||First T20I, Eden Park, Auckland|
|Dec 20||Second T20I, Seddon Park, Hamilton|
|Dec 22||Third T20I, McLean Park, Napier|
|Dec 26-30||First Test, Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui|
|January 3-7||Second Test, Hagley Oval, Christchurch|