Azhar Ali dropped from Pakistan's squad for Asia Cup

Azhar Ali dropped from Pakistan's squad for Asia Cup

Pakistan have announced a 18 member provisional squad for the upcoming Asia Cup that is going to be held at United Arab Emirates. Former captain Azhar Ali has been axed from the team that was selected by chief selector Inzamam ul Haq.

The week-long camp will take place from September 3 to September 10 at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. The selection was made by chief selector following discussions with Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur and captain Sarfraz Ahmed.

Opening batsman Shan Masood and allrounder Imad Wasim have been recalled to the national side both of whom have not played for Pakistan in almost a year.

Pakistan Squad

Fakhar Zaman
Imamul Haq
Shan Masood
Mohammad Hafeez
Babar Azam
Shoaib Malik
Asif Ali
Haris Sohail
Sarfraz Ahmed
Shadab Khan
Muhammad Nawaz
Imad Wasim
Hasan Ali
Usman khan Shinwari
Mohammad Amir
Junaid Khan
Shaheen Shah Afridi
Faheem Ashraf