Luck is back for Mohammad Amir as he has been selected in Pakistan’s ODI and T20s squads for the upcoming limited-overs tour of New Zealand. This is Amir’s first national selection since serving out his ban for spot-fixing in the Lord’s Test of 2010. Yet there is a little issue which is related to his New Zealand visa which is in pending but PCB is sure that the speedster will get the visa.
As per news Azhar Ali, who wanted to quit due to inclusion of Mohammad Amir will be heading the Pakistan’s ODI squad.
Umar Gul is also back in T20 squad after a long absence from International Cricket due to his fitness issues. Mohammad Irfan misses out in the shortest format, making way for Amir.
Pakistan play three T20s and three ODIs in New Zealand from January 15.
Pakistan’s ODI squad: Azhar Ali (capt), Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Sohaib Maqsood, Zafar Gohar, Imad Wasim, Anwar Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed, Wahab Raiz, Rahat Ali, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Amir
Pakistan’s T20 squad: Shahid Afridi (capt), Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Hafeez, Sohaib Maqsood, Shoaib Malik, Umar Akmal, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Anwar Ali, Aamer Yamin, Sarfraz Ahmed, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Mohammad Rizwan, Saad Nasim, Mohammad Amir
Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday has pronounced Mohammad Amir qualified for national group. Concurring points of interest, the court directed a hearing on a request testing the player’s determination in upcoming New Zealand arrangement.
Amid the court continuing, the judge rejected the request and expressed that Amir is qualified for speaking to the nation at worldwide level. Amir, alongside Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif, was banned after a spot-altering outrage on the 2010 voyage through England. The trio was charged for tolerating illicit cash consequently for conscious no-balls amid the Lord’s Test against England.
The three players were likewise imprisoned by a UK court in 2011. Be that as it may, the International Cricket Council in September this year permitted them to come back to universal cricket. Prior, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shahryar Khan on Tuesday said he had declined to acknowledge one-day chief Azhar Ali’s abdication over the generally tipped choice of indicted spot-fixer Mohammad Amir, saying the group couldn’t bear the cost of an emergency as of now.
Ali had tendered his acquiescence to dissent Amir’s imminent come back to the national group for one month from now’s voyage through New Zealand, right around six years after he was banned and imprisoned for purposely knocking down some pins no-balls as a major aspect of a wagering trick in a Test match. Ali and previous Twenty20 skipper Mohammad Hafeez declined to prepare with Amir in the national group’s wellness camp a week ago however returned subsequent to being debilitated with disciplinary activity.
Media Bites Editorial – Fatima Imtiaz
Pakistan First Media And Brand Website.
You must be logged in to post a comment.
Brand wars- Chai V Coke
Whats Hot – The Chenab Club Elections, Faisalabad.
5 Important Life lessons you need to learn before you’re 40
6 influential Pakistanis who have made us proud!
© 2013-2016 Media Bites. All rights reserved.