Afridi axed from ODI team as Pakistan announces squad
Lahore: Pakistan on Monday announced separate squads for the two Twenty20 and three one-day internationals against India starting later this month. Mohammad Hafeez will continue to head the T20 side while Misbah ul Haq retains ODI captaincy.
There were a few surprise inclusions and omissions in the squads with Shahid Afridi, who has been in indifferent form being dropped from the ODI's but retained in the shortest format.
The Pakistan team will fly to New Delhi on December 22 and play the first Twenty20 match in Bangalore three days later.
The second Twenty20 match will be played in Ahmedabad on December 27 followed by one-day matches in Chennai (December 30), Kolkata (January 3) and Delhi (January 6).
Twenty20 squad: Mohammad Hafeez (capt), Nasir Jamshed, Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal, Umar Amin, Shoaib Malik, Shahid Afridi, Saeed Ajmal, Mohammad Irfan, Junaid Khan, Sohail Tanveer, Umar Gul, Asad Ali, Zulfiqar Babar, Ahmed Shahzad
One-day squad: Misbah-ul-Haq (capt), Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali, Younis Khan, Nasir Jamshed, Haris Sohail, Kamran Akmal, Saeed Ajmal, Wahab Riaz, Junaid Khan, Umar Gul, Zulfiqar Babar, Imran Farhat, Umar Akmal, Anwar Ali.
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