KARACHI: Leg spinner Zahid Mahmood is in line to be named in Pakistan’s T20I squad for the collection towards South Africa after it was confirmed that Shadab Khan won’t be accessible for the three-match collection.
In response to Geo.tv, sources mentioned that Pakistani selectors have had preliminary discussions on the composition of the staff for the collection. The squad is more likely to be named on the finish of the primary Take a look at in Karachi.
Different names being thought of for the collection, embody Ammad Butt, Aamir Yamin, Sharjeel Khan, and Azam Khan.
Sources imagine that Abdullah Shafiq, who was a part of T20I squad that toured New Zealand, is unlikely to retain his place within the staff. Wahab Riaz’s efficiency in New Zealand was additionally mentioned amongst selectors.
The three T20I collection between Pakistan and South Africa will probably be performed in Lahore subsequent month with matches being scheduled on eleventh, thirteenth and 14th of February.