Pakistan Cricket Team Tour for New Zealand details
Pak Team Tour for NZ on Dec 18th
Manager Pakistan Cricket Team Intikhab Aalam on Wednesdat said that the team planned to go to Malaysia without seeking Pakistan Cricket Board’s permission.
Talking to mediamen at Qadafi Stadium Lahore, Intikhab said that the cricketers took the drawing of Test series against with sportsman spirit and their morale is high. He said that the team would leave on Dec 18 to play the series against New Zealand.
Pakistan Cricket Team Named For New Zealand Tour
Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the national squad for the upcoming tour of New Zealand here on Tuesday.
Selectors has dropped veteran Batsman Mohammad Yousuf and wicket keeper Kamran Akmal .
Misbah-ul-Haq and Shahid AfridiShahid Afridi have been retained as captains for Test and Twenty20 teams, respectively.
Twenty20 squad: Shahid Afridi (captain), Mohammad HafeezMohammad Hafeez, Ahmed Shahzad, Younis KhanYounis Khan, Umar Akmal, Fawad AlamFawad Alam, Adnan Akmal, Saeed AjmalSaeed Ajmal, Abdul Rehman, Abdul RazzaqAbdul Razzaq, Umar GulUmar Gul, Shoaib AkhtarShoaib Akhtar, Tanveer Ahmed, Sohail Tanveer, Wahab Riaz.
Test squad: Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Mohammad Hafeez, Taufiq Umer, Younis Khan, Azhar Ali, Asad Shafiq, Umar Akmal, Adnan Akmal, Saeed Ajmal, Abdul Rehman, Umar Gul, Tanveer Ahmed, Sohail Tanveer, Wahab Riaz.
Pakistan will play three Twenty20, two Tests and six ODI matches on the 45 day tour.
The squad for ODI series will be announced later.
He said the squad would stay the same for World Cup 2011, however, added that only good players would be given the chance.