Pakistan U19 team schedule announced for Bangladesh tour

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Pakistan U19 team schedule announced for Bangladesh tour
Pakistan U19 to tour Bangladesh next month, squad and schedule announced

Pakistan under 19 cricket team will visit Bangladesh next month to play four-day and five 50-over matches.

Bangladesh won the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in South Africa last year

The tour is designed to facilitate exposure to Pakistan cricket’s future stars.  An extensive training camp also established at the beginning of the year at the National High-Performance Centre in Lahore. The U19 tour will also provide the player’s forum to prepare for next year’s ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in the West Indies.

The U19 team will also play two 50-over practice matches besides a three-day match during a 10-day long camp that will run in Lahore from 2-11 April, Prior to the 12 April departure,.

The 20-member squad has been selected by the national juniors’ selection committee with the consultation of the Pakistan U19 head coach.

Batsmen – Abbas Ali, Abdul Faseeh, Abdul Wahid Bangalzai, Fahad Munir, Maaz Sadaqat, Mohammad Irfan Niazi, Mohammad Shehzad, Qasim Akram and Rizwan Mehmood

Wicketkeepers – Haseebullah and Raza-ul-Mustafa

Spinners – Aaliyan Mehmood, Ali Asfand, Arham Nawab and Faisal Akram

Fast bowlers – Ahmed Khan, Asim Ali, Muneeb Wasif, Tahir Hussain, and Zeeshan Zameer