Winners of the icc Champions Trophy 2017, pakistan are one in every of the wildcards within the tournament. Sure, their recent kind has been a small amount worrying, however they are a team that cannot extremely be written off at a giant event.
Pakistan have ignored ace pacer Mohammed amir from the 15-member squad however have enclosed him within the squad for the ODI series in England, thereby giving the 27-year-old a faint probability of impressing the selectors before twenty three could.
Abid Ali has been picked because the back-up opener over Shan Masood and that they have additionally gone for the young pair of Shaheen Afridi and Mohammed Hasnain to bolster the pace attack. Their five-match ODI series against England in early could ought to provide them robust preparation for the marquee event.
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c & wk), Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Abid Ali, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik (vc), Mohammad Hafeez, Haris Sohail, Shadab Khan, Imad Wasim, Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hasnain