Amir is Back at Pakistan Test Squad

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Monday, June 6th, 2016 | 0

Amir is Back at Pakistani Test Squad

Mohammad Amir still did not get visa guarantee for the upcoming tour of England. However, he still has a place for Test squad announced for the tour of England. On Sunday Test squad selection committee announced the test team including Amir which is led by Inzamam-ul-Haq.  Pakistan’s left-arm pace man is looking forward to the first test game leaving behind the past Spot-fixing scandal.

Take part in a full series against England, Pakistan cricket team will leave the country on June 18. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) expected Amir’s visa-related complications can be resolved within the next week.

Amir got  2010 a six-month prison sentence after involving spot-fixing scandal along with Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif at Lord’s Test. However, considering the age of less than other he was acquitted after three months. Because of that the sentence of Amir Visas complexity availability is occurs.

Mohammad Hafeez’s name has been announced as well at the 17-man squad for the series. Though he have to pass some fitness test to play further.

On July 14 the four-match Test series will begins Lord’s Test between England and Pakistan. Then the two teams will play five-match one-day series and one T-20.


Pakistan Test squad: Mohammad Hafeez, Sami Aslam, Sarfraz Ahmed (wk), Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Shan Masood, Azhar Ali, Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Asad Shafiq, Mohammad Amir, Rahat Ali, Imran Khan, Yasir Shah, Zulfiqar Babar, Wahab Riaz and Sohail Khan.


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