Pakistan Test Team Squad announced for New Zealand Tour 2016
Inzamam ul Haq, chief selector Pakistan Cricket Team, today finalized the 16-member Test squad for New Zealand tour. The Team has been finalized by Chief Selector Inzamam ul Haq and the National Selection Committee after consultations with the team Head Coach and the Test captain.
Pakistan Team will play two Test matches in the tour. The first Test match will be played from November 17-21, 2016 at Hagley Oval, Christchurch and second Test will commence from November 25 to 29, 2016 at Seddon Park, Hamilton.
In his media statement chief selector Inzamam ul Haq said:
“The Test team has been selected keeping in mind the conditions in New Zealand and the recent performances of players in the recent Test series against England and West Indies. The team is a fine blend of experience and youth, and the selectors have stick to the same combination of players selected against England and West Indies series earlier and believe that team will do well in the tour”
Pakistan Squad includes, Misbah Ul Haq (captain), Azhar Ali, Sami Aslam, Sharjeel Khan, Younis Khan, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicket-keeper), Mohammad Rizwan (wicket-keeper), Yasir Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz, Rahat Ali, Sohail Khan, Imran Khan Sr.