Few days after India and South Africa announced their 30 man probables for the World Cup it was Pkaistan Team that today have announced their 30 man probables list. There are no such surprises in the 30 man list as such, and only one uncapped player has been picked in the squad. Sami Aslam is Pakistan’s former U-19 captain and is the only uncapped player in the squad.
The major announcement that was made in the press release by the PCB was that Saeed Ajmal, the off spinner who has been banned because of his suspect action, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal, and Younis Khan have been included in the 30 man probables.
Moin Khan the chief selector said “the team at the moment is performing adequately well in all three formats of the game. However winning or loosing is a different thing. The belief in the team and the think tank is that the squad has immense potential and can perform well on any given surface.
Pakistan 30-man probables squad:
Misbah-ul-Haq, Ahmed Shehzad, Shahid Afridi,Mohammad Hafeez, Nasir Jamshed, Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal, Sharjeel Khan, Sami Aslam, Asad Shafiq, Shoaib Malik, Sarfraz Ahmed, Azhar Ali, Younis Khan, Fawad Alam, Sohaib Maqsood, Mohammad Irfan, Ehsan Adil, Haris Sohail, Junaid Khan, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Mohammad Talha, Anwar Ali, Sohail Tanvir, Saeed Ajmal, Yasir Shah, Zulfiqar Babar, Bilawal Bhatti, Raza Hasan.
Probable 15 man squad:
Misbah-ul-Haq, Ahmed Shehzad, Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez, Umar Akmal, Sarfraz Ahmed, Younis Khan, Fawad Alam, Junaid Khan, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal, Bilawal Bhatti, Mohammad Irfan, Shoaib Malik or Sohaib Maqsood,