Shadab Khan to captain Pakistan in first T20I against New Zealand
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday announced 15-member national cricket team for the first Twenty20 International against New Zealand to be played on Friday and confirmed Shadab Khan as the captain of the side, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
It is pertinent to note that Shadab Khan will lead the team in Babar Azam’s absence.
Squad: Shadab Khan (C), Abdullah Shafique, Haider Ali, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Mohammad Hafeez, Faheem Ashraf, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Hussain Talat, Wahab Riaz and Mohammad Rizwan.
Squad for the first #NZvPAK T20I:— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) December 17, 2020
Shadab Khan (c)
Shaheen Shah Afridi
Wahab Riaz#backtheboysingreen pic.twitter.com/sL9Abp9GPV