Azhar Ali, Babar Azam to lead in four-day intra-squad practice match


Derby: Pakistan men’s squad will take part in a four-day intra-squad match from today at the Derbyshire County Ground which will begin at 11 am local time.

Pakistan men’s Test captain Azhar Ali will lead PCB Green, while Babar Azam, the Test vice-captain and captain of the white-ball teams, will lead PCB White.

This is the first of the two four-day matches that the squad will play ahead of their three-match series against England. Previously, the squad played two two-day intra-squad matches during their 14-day quarantine period in Worcester.

PCB Green:

Azhar Ali (c), Abid Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Asad Shafiq, Iftikhar Ahmed, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Faheem Ashraf, Yasir Shah, Naseem Shah, Mohammad Abbas and Wahab Riaz.

12th man: Imran Khan

PCB White:

Babar Azam (c), Shan Masood, Imam-ul-Haq, Fawad Alam, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Sohail Khan, Mohammad Musa, Usman Khan Shinwari and Haider Ali

12th man: Kashif Bhatti.

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