Pakistan Cricket Board has announced a fifteen member squad for forthcoming ICC Cricket World Cup and England tour.
Addressing a news conference in Lahore today [Thursday], Chief Selector Inzmam ul Haq said that Sarfraz Ahmad will lead the squad in the mega event.
He said that Asif Ali and Mohammad Amir have been selected for the England T20I and ODIs to be played in the lead up to the World Cup from 5th to 19th of next month. He said that these two players will provide cover to the World Cup squad and can be drafted into the side by 23 May, if required.
The rest of team is comprised of; Fakhr Zaman, Imam ul Haq, Abid Ali, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Haaris Sohail, Sarfraz Ahmad, Shadab Khan, Imad Waseem, Hassan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Junaid Khan and Muhammad Husnain.