Team Green landed in Dhaka to play Bangladesh
To play the Test and T20 series against Bangladesh, the national squad has reached Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
PCB announced that the team flew yesterday night directly from Dubai International Airport to play the series.
Pakistan will play three T20 and two test matches starting from November 19.
The same T20 World Cup squad has been retained to tour Bangladesh. But as per the request of withdrawal of Mohammad Hafeez from the tour, Iftikhar Ahmed has been selected for the tour. Iftikhar Ahmed has been in a really good knick after his performances in the National T20 Cup.
The squad will isolate themselves for one day in the hotel after which their Covid-19 tests will be conducted. After the negative results, the team will be allowed to practice for the upcoming matches.
The test squad will be announced in the upcoming days.
Pakistan skipper Babar Azam and veteran Shoaib Malik will join the national squad on November 16.
Pakistan T20 Squad
Babar Azam (cap), Shadab Khan (vice-cap), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Shoaib Malik, Usman Qadir.