Lahore: Pakistan Word Cup 2023 squad has been announced by the chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq. Hassan Ali has been included in the place of injured Naseem Shah.
Babar Azam has been retained as captain and Shadab Khan as vice captain while Hassan Ali has been included in the place of Naseem Shah, who has been struggling with fitness issues. Muhammad Rizwan, Only wicketkeeper will go to India with the team.
Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said that there were few options among fast bowlers, Hassan Ali played well in the Lincoln League. He Said that Naseem Shah is currently the best fast bowler in the world. According to reports, he will not be able to play soon even after the world cup.
Pakistan World Cup 2023 Squad List
Captain Babar Azam, Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Abdullah Shafique, Muhammad Rizwan (Wicketkeeper), Salam Ali Agha, Iftikhar Ahmad, Saud Shakeel, Shadab Khan (Vice Captain), Muhammad Nawaz, Usama Meer, Muhammad Waseem Jr., Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf, and Hassan Ali.
Pakistan World Cup 2023 Squad (Reserve Players)
Muhammad Haris, Zaman Khan, and Ibrar Ahmad are among the reserve players.
Cricket World cup 2023 Warm-up Matches of Pakistan
Cricket World cup 2023 will be played from 05th October to 19th November in India. Before the world cup, the Pakistani team will play his First warm-up match against New Zealand on September 29 and Australia on October 03. The Pakistani team will play his First Match in the World Cup against the Netherlands on October 06.
Pakistani Team will start the World Cup as Number One Ranked team in the world. The Pakistani Team could not reach the semi-finals in the 2019 world cup due to their love run rate against New Zealand.
History of Pakistan World cup winning and Semi Finals
Pakistan won the world cup of 1992 and played the final in 1999. Pakistan has also played four semi finals in 1979, 1983, 1987, and 2011.