Pakistan introduced 12 gamers for the second Take a look at Towards Australia, which is able to happen in Melbourne from December 26.
Pakistan, who’re 1-Zero down within the three-Take a look at collection, will announce their closing XI tomorrow.
Sarfaraz Ahmed, who might solely rating seven runs within the first Take a look at, has been changed by Mohammad Rizwan. Previous to the Melbourne Take a look at, Sarfaraz performed innings of 35 and 10 runs in a two-day match.
In distinction, wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan demonstrated his batting expertise by scoring a powerful 50 runs within the first innings of the two-day match.
All-rounder Faheem Ashraf has additionally been dropped, in the meantime pacers Mir Hamza and Hasan Ali have been included within the squad.
Pakistan squad for second TestImam-ul-Haq, Abdullah Shafique, Shan Masood (c), Babar Azam, Saud Shakeel, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Salman Ali Agha, Shaheen Afridi (vc), Hasan Ali, Mir Hamza, Aamir Jamal, Sajid Khan
Keep in mind, Pakistan had been dealing with a variety dilemma within the bowling division. Spinner Noman Ali was dominated out of the three-Take a look at match collection after being identified with acute appendicitis. The nationwide choice committee, led by Wahab Riaz, named all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz because the substitute.
Earlier, pacer Khurram Shahzad was additionally dominated out of the remaining Exams of the collection as a consequence of a stress fracture in his left 10th rib, in addition to an belly muscle tear. The proper-armer made his debut throughout the Perth Take a look at and claimed 5 wickets throughout the match.
PCB additionally confirmed thriller spinner Abrar Ahmed is not going to take part within the Melbourne Take a look at.
Abrar bowled a complete of 27 overs throughout the four-day apply match in opposition to the PM XI the place he additionally picked up a wicket. On the finish of the third day, he complained about feeling some discomfort in his proper leg for which the MRI was executed.
Off-spinner Sajid Khan was referred to as up as Abrar’s substitute earlier than the primary Take a look at, which Pakistan misplaced.