Umar Gul makes a comeback to play ODI Squad England and Ireland in August : Pakistan Tours of England 2016 is underway and it has been one hell of a series, as it gives many nerves thrilling moments to the fans of Cricket.
Pakistan won the first Test match, then England bounced back and won the last two Test matches and one test matches still to go at the Oval, where England has never lost a single match.
Meanwhile, in between all this, Pakistan Cricket Board has announced the ODI team of Pakistan that are scheduled to play Ireland and England from August 18.
The surprising element of this selection is the inclusion of 32-year-old pacer Umar Gul, who will replace the Mohammad Irfan in ODI squad. Meanwhile, Azhar Ali will lead the Pakistan ODI team.
Also, the current test opener Salim Islam also find a spot in the ODI team after his two half centuries in the last match, that Pakistan lost. Meanwhile, Yasir Shah is also included in the Pakistan limited over the squad,who was failed to pass the Dope Test in the beginning of this year and later was banned for 3 months.
All-rounder Mohammad Nawaz and Seamer Hasan Ali are expected to make their ODI debut in the match against the Ireland.
PAKISTAN ODI SQUAD
Sarfraz Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Amir, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Yasir Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Azhar Ali (C), Sharjeel Khan, Sami Aslam, Mohammad Hafeez, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik.
Pakistan ODI SCHEDULE
- Aug 18
Pakistan vs Ireland