KARACHI: The consultation of the national squad for the World Cup starting next month in India has been completed, while making more changes will be avoided.
Sources, captain Babar Azam and the selection committee have completed preliminary consultations on the national squad for the mega-event, considering replacement names for players facing fitness issues, more changes to the squad that failed in the Asia Cup. It is not likely, but spinner Abrar Ahmed has come on the radar.
According to a report, selection committee chief Inzamam-ul-Haq and captain Babar Azam will meet board chief Zaka Ashraf on Monday, on the other hand, the board chief also plans to consult former captains and cricketers regarding the Pakistan World Cup 2023 Squad Finalized.
After the completion of this consultation, the Pakistan World Cup 2023 Squad Finalized can be announced in 2 to 3 days. Due to injury, the young fast bowler of the national team, Naseem Shah, is feared to be out of the World Cup.
Naseem Shah suffered a shoulder injury in the match against India during the Asia Cup, after which he could not even play the crucial match of the Super Four stage against Sri Lanka, Babar Azam hopes that Naseem Shah will be fit for the World Cup.