Pakistan left-arm spinner Anoosha Nasir and right-handed batter Shawaal Zulfiqar have been rewarded for his or her sturdy performances within the ICC Below 19 Girls’s T20 World Cup and Rising Girls’s Groups Asia Cup with maiden call-ups in Pakistan’s senior girls’s squad for the Asian Video games in Hangzhou, China.
The 15-player squad additionally options Diana Baig who makes a return to worldwide cricket after recovering from a finger damage that she sustained within the third and ultimate One-Day Worldwide (ODI) towards Australia in January this yr.
Anticipating the mega girls’s event, Pakistan captain Nida Dar stated: “The Asian Games have witnessed some extraordinary moments for Pakistan women’s cricket, and it’s an immense privilege to be part of that history.”
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Dar added that she is assured, as a captain, within the skills of her teammates, each the skilled ones and the thrilling younger skills. “Together, we aim to create more unforgettable memories and clinch that third consecutive Gold.”
The skipper spoke concerning the sense of pleasure and dedication inside the workforce because it heads in the direction of the 19th Asian Video games. “We know the competition will be tough, but we have a strong belief in our skills and team spirit.”
Pakistan girls’s workforce which have received gold medals within the final two editions, held in Guangzhou, China in 2010 and Incheon, South Korea 2014, and might be aiming for a hat-trick once they characteristic on this yr’s occasion scheduled to happen from September 19 to 26. The occasion might be performed within the T20 format.
Squad: Nida Dar (captain), Aliya Riaz, Anoosha Nasir, Diana Baig, Fatima Sana, Muneeba Ali, Najiha Alvi, Nashra Sundhu, Nataliya Parvaiz, Omaima Sohail, Sadaf Shamas, Shawaal Zulfiqar, Sidra Amin, Syeda Aroob Shah and Umm-e-Hani