Afghanistan group suffered a serious setback forward of the three-match ODI collection towards Pakistan, which begins at this time in Hambantota.
Center-order batter Najibullah Zadran has been dominated out of the collection attributable to a knee harm and will probably be changed by Shahidullah.
Zadran is a key participant within the Afghanistan group, having performed 88 ODI matches over the course of his profession. He has a median of 30.04 and strike-rate of 89.42 in 50-over cricket with the assistance of 100 and 15 fifties.
In the meantime, Shahidullah has solely performed a solitary ODI which got here towards the Netherlands in January 2022 in Doha.
The collection will give each groups an opportunity to organize for the Asia Cup, which begins on August 30.
Pakistan: Abdullah Shafique, Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (c), Salman Ali Agha, Iftikhar Ahmed, Tayyab Tahir, Saud Shakeel, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Haris (wk), Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Faheem Ashraf, Haris Rauf, Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Afridi.
Afghanistan: Hashmatullah Shahidi (c), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ikram Alikhil (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Riaz Hassan, Rahmat Shah, Shahidullah, Mohammad Nabi, Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Noor Ahmad, Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Fazal Haq Farooqi, Abdul Rahman, Mohammad Saleem Safi and Wafadar Momand.