Kabul: Pakistan cricket team is scheduled to tour the Sri Lanka for the three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Afghanistan.
The series will be part of the 2020–23 ICC Cricket World Cup Super League.
The 3-match ODI series is scheduled to start in 1 September 2021.
Afghanistan cricket board made the official announcement regarding their squad against Pakistan in the limited-overs tour through Twitter.
Notably, Afghanistan has announced a jumbo squad of 21 players.
Afghanistan cricket board has selected 17 main players and 4 reserves played in the team. Hashmatullah Shahidi has been appointed to lead the team.
Hashmatullah Shahidi (Capt.), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Sediq Atal, Rahmat Shah (vice-captain), Najib Zadran, Ikram Alikhil, Shahid Kamal, Mohammad Nabi, Karim Janat, Azmat Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Abdul Rahman, Naveen Ul Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fazal Haq Farooqi, Noor Ahmad Lakanwal
Meanwhile, both the cricket boards have mutually decided to play the limited-overs series in Sri Lanka.
Reserve players: Yousuf Zazai, Saleem Safi, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Qais Ahmad