The Pakistan cricket board announced the Test, ODI, and T20I squads for the upcoming SouthAfrica and Zimbabwe tour.
The exclusions are:
- Abid Ali
- Haris Sohail
- Iftikhar Ahmed
- Khushdil Shah
- Zafar Gohar
- Wahab Riaz
- Muhammad Musa
The inclusion are:
- Danish Aziz
- Saud Shakeel
- Muhammad Nawaz
- Muhammad Wasim.jr
- Sarfaraz Ahmed
T20I squad: Babar Azam, Shadab Khan, Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Hafeez, Haider Ali, Danish Aziz, Asif Ali, Mohammad Nawaz, Faheem Ashraf,Mohamamad Wasim Jr, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Hasnain, Hasan Ali, Arshad Iqbal, Usman Qadir.
ODI squad: Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Abdullah Shafique, Haider Ali, Danish Aziz, Saud Shakil, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Hasnain, Hasan Ali, Usman Qadir.
Test squad: Babar Azam, Imran Butt, Abid Ali, Abdullah Shafique, Azhar Ali, Fawad Alam, Saud Shakeel, Agha Salman, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Tabish Khan, Hasan Ali, Shahnawaz Dahani, Nauman Ali, Zahid Mehmood, Sajid Khan.
Schedule for SA and Zimbabwe tour:
Pakistan will play three one-day internationals and four Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) against South Africa and two Tests and three T20Is against Zimbabwe in April.
The series against the Proteas will start from April 2 and end on April 16 after which the team will depart for neighbouring Zimbabwe.