Sohaib Maqsood has been dominated out of the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2021 as a result of a decrease again harm and has been changed by Shoaib Malik.
As per a press launch issued by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Sohaib underwent MRI scans for the decrease again on Thursday after choosing up the harm throughout October 6 match in opposition to Northern and consequently missed October 7 match in opposition to Central Punjab.
Chief selector Muhammad Wasim mentioned: “Sohaib is devastated to overlook out on the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup as he had labored onerous for this occasion and was in glowing kind. We really feel for him however accidents are half and parcel of the game. I’m certain after present process rehabilitation, he’ll totally recuperate to be out there for future assignments.”
“In his place and following discussions with the crew administration, we’ve got determined to incorporate Shoaib Malik within the aspect. I’m certain Shoaib’s expertise can be helpful for the complete squad,” he added.
Shoaib Malik captained Pakistan within the inaugural T20 World Cup occasion in 2007 and was a member of the aspect that received the match in 2009. After lacking the West Indies occasion in 2010, he featured within the 2012, 2014 and 2016 tournaments.
The Pakistan squad for the ICC Males’s T20 World Cup 2021 will depart for Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on October 15. They are going to play two warm-up matches in opposition to the West Indies and South Africa on October 18 and 20, respectively earlier than taking over India in a Group-2 fixture on October 24 on the Dubai Worldwide Cricket Stadium.
Pakistan squad embrace Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hassan Ali, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Shaheen Shah Afridi and Shoaib Malik.
Travelling reserves are Khushdil Shah, Shahnawaz Dahani and Usman Qadir.