‘Will live upto the expectations’ Haris Rauf on Test selection


Lahore: Pacer Haris Rauf said he will try to fulfill expectations after being named in 20 Test probables against South Africa.

Rauf expressed his excitement on Twitter and thanked team management for showing belief in him. “Delighted and determined for my selection in test squad for the Team. Green against South Africa. Inshallah will live upto the expectations of management. Dreams do come true & i am really excited to represent Pakistan in Test cricket. All thanks to the Almighty Allah,” he wrote.

It must be noted here that Rauf got his maiden call for Tests. He has been named in 20 probables alongside eight other uncapped players.

South Africa will play two Tests and three T20Is against Pakistan in Karachi, Rawalpindi and Lahore.

Pakistan squad

Babar Azam (capt), Abid Ali, Abdullah Shafique, Imran Butt, Azhar Ali, Fawad Alam, Kamran Ghulam, Salman Agha, Saud Shakeel, Faheem Ashraf, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Nauman Ali, Sajid Khan, Yasir Shah, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Tabish Khan

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