This is how Pakistan will finalize its preparations before the T20 World Cup
Pakistan Cricket Team
- Pakistan Cricket Board to organize camp for players before T20 World Cup
- 26 players will participate in the camp starting on 22nd August
- Players returning from West Indies tour will get rest for a few days
New Delhi: All the teams have started preparing their own strategy regarding the T20 World Cup to be held in UAE and Oman from October 17. Many countries have also announced the names of their players participating in the tournament. In such a situation, Pakistan, which is included with India in Group 2, does not want to leave any stone unturned for the World Cup.
In such a situation, the Pakistani team has made a new plan to finalize its preparations before the World Cup. The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced that before participating in the World Cup, a camp will be organized for the Pakistani team in which 26 white ball specialist players will participate. The camp will start on 22nd August.
Former Pakistan Cricketer and Head of International Player Development Saqlain Mushtaq will oversee the camp activities along with the coaching staff of NSPC. Altogether 26 players will be part of this camp. All the players will gather on August 21. All the rules of Corona will be followed during the camp.
Players returning from West Indies will get rest
Currently the Pakistani team is on the West Indies tour and is participating in the Test series there. Players returning home from West Indies will join the camp after a few days of rest. The limited overs specialist Pakistani players on the West Indies tour will also join the camp after a short rest. During the camp, most of the focus will be on the fitness of the players and the initial preparations before the start of the white ball season.
The schedule for the first week of the camp has been released. Between August 22 and August 26, three practice matches of 50-50 overs will be played between the players. Apart from this, the focus will be on fitness, conditioning exercises and skill based practice on other days.
List of players who joined the camp
Arshad Iqbal, Danish Aziz, Fakhar Zaman, Haris Rauf, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Imam-ul-Haq, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Haris (wk), Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Wasim Jr., Salman Ali Agha, Shadab Khan, Sharjeel Khan, Sohaib Maqsood.
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