Chief selector Muhammad Wasim said that the best available players for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup have been made part of the squad.
Explaining the reason for keeping Azam Khan in the team, the former Test cricketer said that he is a backup wicket keeper and can play in the middle order if needed. We have been facing problems in the middle order and Azam Can also solve.
We see the best option in Azam Khan. As far as Asif Ali is concerned, he can do hard hitting. We hope Asif Ali will perform,” he said.
The chief selector said that Sohaib Maqsood’s performance in white ball domestic cricket is in front of everyone. After two or three performances, no one should be judged.
Chief selector Muhammad Waseem has announced the squad for the ICC T20 World Cup. Fifteen players have three reserves and the same players will take part in the T20 series against New Zealand and England.
Muhammad Waseem said in a press conference that the players have been selected according to the needs of the team keeping in view the conditions, the specialist has been given preference and it has been kept in mind that the players should play according to modern day cricket.
Muhammad Waseem said that he could not say the input of the expected chairman Rameez Raja but he has shared the team with him.
Muhammad Waseem said that there is no shortage in our team. Different combinations will be tested in the upcoming series.
He said that Pak-India final would be good for the tournament but at present the focus is on the first round.
“I can’t predict my future. I am completing the task given to me at the moment. It is the nature of my job that the team has to change its decisions to drop any player,” said Muhammad Waseem. It is difficult.