Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) today summoned 36 players to join a fitness training camp in Karachi. Moin Khan, head of a six-member selection committee, named the squad in Karachi. Khan said that several players, who were previously ignored, have been given opportunity to train at the camp.
Ahmed Shahzad, Nasir Jamshed, Sharjil Khan, Taufiq Umar, Shan Masood, Imran Farhat and Yasir Hameed are among the openers. Sohaib Maqsood, Haris Sohail, Raza Hasan, Zulfiqar Babar, Sarfraz Ahmed, Adnan Akmal, Khurram Manzoor, Asad Shafiq, Younis Khan, Misbah ul Haq, Umar Akmal, Azhar Ali, Faisal Iqbal, Yasir Shah, Atif Maqbool and Fawad Alam have been named.
Others included in the sqaud are Umar Gul, Ahsan Adil, Muhammad Talha, Muhammad Sami and Rahat Ali. Muhammad Irfan, who is facing fitness issues, has also been called to the camp with doctor’s advice, he said. – SAMAA