PCB to hold Twenty20 matches on Pakistan Day


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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is organizing ‘Pakistan Day Twenty-20 Challenge Trophy’ sponsored by Cool and Cool at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore on March 23.
Three national teams – Pakistan, Pakistan A and Pakistan Under-19 will take part in the event to lift the trophy.
Pakistan A will face Under-19 team in the morning session and the winner will take on Pakistan team, which has been selected for the ICC World Twenty20.
Recalled batsman Mohammad Hafeez will lead Pakistan A, while Azeem Ghumman is named as skipper of the Under-19 team. However no captain for the Pakistan team has been announced yet.
Pakistan: Salman Butt, Khalid Latif, Misbah-ul-Haq, Shahid Afridi, Umar Akmal, Abdul Razzaq, Fawad Alam, Kamran Akmal, Mohammad Aamir, Umar Gul, Saeed Ajmal, Asad Shafiq.
Pakistan A: Imran Farhat, Shahzaib Hassan, Mohammad Hafeez (captain), Hassan Raza, Aamir Sajjad, Kamran Younis, Sarfraz Ahmad, Yasir Arafat, Mohammad Asif, Mohammad Sami, Abdul Rehman, Omair Khan.
Pakistan U-19: Azeem Ghumman (captain), Babar Azam, Ahmad Shahzad, Ehsan Ali, Ramiz Aziz, Hammad Azam, Mohammad Waqas, Sarmad Bhatti, Raza Hassan, Usman Qadir, Mohammad Naeem, Anoop Ravi, Shahzaib Ahmad.

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