PCB likely to announce squad for New Zealand tour
LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan Cricket Board is expected to announce Pakistan’s squad for New Zealand tour but fast bowler Muhammad Amir is unlikely to be selected due to visa issue on Friday (today).
Chief Selector Haroon Rashid said that the consultations have already been finalized for team selection.
The visas of Shahid Afridi, Sarfraz Ahmad, Azhar Ali, Muhammad Hafeez, Ahmad Shahzzad, Shoaib Malik, Babar Azam, Umer Akmal, Muhammad Rizwan, Bilal Asif, Wahab Riaz, Anwar Ali, Muhammad Irfan, Rahat Ali,Ammad Waseem, Umar Gul and Junaid Khan have been received by the PCB.
Seasoned fast bowler Umar Gul and left arm pacer Junaid Khan are most likely to return to the side. However, the visa process of Muhammad Amir would begin immediately if the fast bowler selected in the team.