Abdullah Shafiq comes in as Pakistan confirm 15 men for last ODI


Rawalpindi: National T20 Cup performer Abdullah Shafiq finally gets his name in the 15-member squad for third and last ODI against Zimbabwe on Tuesday here at Pindi Cricket Stadium. 

The right-handed batsman replaced opener Abid Ali in the squad of 15 which will be available for selection in the last ODI.

20-years-old Abdullah’s batting was one of the highlights of recently concluded National T20 Cup. The lad scored 358 runs in 10 innings at an average of 44.75 including two fifties and a century.

On the other hand, Mohammad Husnain comes in for Haris Rauf whereas Zafar Gohar replaced Imad Wasim in the squad.

Here’s Pakistan’s 15-member squad for the last game

1. Imam ul Haq
2. Fakhar Zaman
3. Haider Ali
4. Babar Azam- captain
5. Abdullah Shafiq
6. Mohammad Rizwan- wk
7. Iftikhar Ahmed
8. Khushdil Shah
9. Faheem Ashraf
10. Zafar Gohar
11. Usman Qadir
12. Wahab Riaz
13. Shaheen Shah Afridi
14. Mohammad Hasnain
15. Musa Khan

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