LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has called 23 players for fitness test before the World Cup 2019 while Umar Akmal and Wahab Riyaz not included in the called players.
National Selection Committee (NSC) after consultation with Pakistan team cricket coach Mickey Arthur selected player names for the fitness test.
Pakistan team squad for the upcoming world cup going to be held in England will be announced on April 18 while Pakistan will leave for England on April 23.
The fitness test will be held in Lahore on April 15, 16.
The 23-players included Captain Sarfaraz Ahmed, Abid Ali, Asif Ali, Baber Azam, Fahim Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Harris Sohail, Hassan Ali, Amad Waseem, Imam Ul Haq, Junaid Khan, Muhammad Abbass, Muhammad Amir, Muhammad Hafeez, Muhammad Hasnain, Muhammad Nawaz, Muhammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Shoaib Malik, Usman Khan Shinwari and Yasir Shah.