The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Thursday introduced the 12-man squad for the primary Check match in opposition to Bangladesh.The Males in Inexperienced will conflict with hosts Bangladesh in Chittagong’s Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium on Friday, November 26.
Right here is the squad, led by skipper Babar Azam:
Babar Azam – CaptainMohammad Rizwan – Vice captain (wicketkeeper)Abdullah ShafiqueAbid AliAzhar AliFaheem AshrafFawad AlamHasan AliImam-ul-HaqNauman AliSajid KhanShaheen Shah Afridi”Our team is impressive and this time around, will make a good impression in the Test Championship,” mentioned skipper Babar Azam throughout a press convention at the moment.
Azam acknowledged that the staff had had much less time to regulate to Check cricket after months of enjoying T20 matches.
The Pakistani skipper mentioned his staff was not taking Bangladesh evenly. “Conditions here are different [than Pakistan is used to] hence we cannot take Bangladesh lightly,” he mentioned. “These conditions are a bit difficult and batters have to stick around on the crease to get settled.”
Babar Azam mentioned the Males in Inexperienced should play with focus and persistence to do properly within the collection.
The 2 sides will comply with up the primary Check match with one other on Saturday, December four on the Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium Mirpur, Dhaka.
Pakistan shall be brimming with confidence after they take the sphere tomorrow in opposition to Bangladesh. The guests accomplished a 3-Zero whitewash over the hosts final week, successful the third and final T20 match of the collection in thrilling trend.