Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has included their sensational
fast bowler Mohammad Amir as they announced test squad for tour of England.
Amir has been included for the first time after his return
to international cricket. Amir was a part of Pakistan team in Asia Cup T20 and
T20 World Cup after returning to international cricket after five year
suspension fro spot fixing in September last year.
But it is still in doubt that whether Amir will get visa for
or not but PCB included him in test squad in hope of getting visa. Amir along
with Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif were put into six months jail for spot
fixing scandal in 2010 during Lord’s test against England.
will play four test matches with England starting on July 14. After
the test match they will play two One Day International match against Ireland. After Ireland series, host England
and tourist Pakistan
will meet for five one day series. Pakistan
will include England
tour playing one off T20 International match on September 7.
Pakistan test squad for England
Mohammad Hafeez, Shan Masood, Sami Aslam, Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Younis Khan,
Azhar Ali, Asad Shafiq, Iftikhar Ahmed, Sarfraz Ahmed (wicket keeper), Mohammad
Rizwan (wicket keeper), Zulfiqar Babar, Yasir Shah, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir,
Rahat Ali, Imran Khan, Sohail Khan