Pakistan to announce squad for New Zealand tour next week: Reports


Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will announce the squad for the men’s team tour of New Zealand for T20Is and Test series on November 11, reports suggested.

According to sources, Head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has directed regional coaches to send him the performance reports of the players participating in the ongoing Quaid-e-Azam Trophy in Karachi.

A 35-member squad is likely to be announced which will also include players for the Pakistan Shaheens.

It must be noted that Pakistan will play three T20Is and two Tests from December 18 to January 7 while Shaheens are scheduled to play five T20s and two four-day matches.

The squad will depart on November 23 from Lahore and as per New Zealand government regulations, will undergo a 14-day quarantine period in Lincoln, Christchurch.

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