PCB organizes trial matches for national U-19 squad


Karachi: To select the final Pakistan U-19 squad for the forthcoming tri-nation tournament in Dubai and the ICC U-19 World Cup 2016, the U-19 Pentangular trial matches will be organized from November 27, 2015 onwards at various grounds in Lahore.

The National Junior Selection Committee has announced five provincial teams based on performances during the preceding Domestic U-19 three-day and one- day tournaments.

At the completion of the event, 20 players will attend a two-week Fast Track Coaching Program at National Cricket Academy in Lahore for the preparation of the two aforementioned tours.

The five teams are as following.

Sindh U-19: Mohammad Asad, Hassan Mohsin, Fahdis Bukhari (C), Ammad Alam, Aashir Ahmad, Saif Ali Ghauri (Karachi), Kamran Rehmani, Daniyal Rajput, Ibtesam Sheikh, Mohammad Waqar (Hyderabad), Ali Haider (Larkana), Mohammad Umair, Ahmad Safi, Shahid Ali Khan (Faisalabad), Shayan Khalil (Bahawalpur). Tahir Mehmood (Coach).

Balochistan U-19: Mohammad Imran, Ghulam Haider, Imran Khan (Quetta), Osama Razzaq, Abdul Rasheed, Aftab Ahmad (Dera Murad Jamali), Imran Rafiq (C), Ahmad Sultan (Multan), Mohammad Amir (Lahore), Hamza Khan (Bahawalpur), Mohsin Rashid (Rawalpindi), Asad Raza (Faisalabad), Hassan Shahab (Karachi), Sultan Mehmood (Abbottabad), Ahmad Afsandyar (FATA). Aslam Sheikh (Coach).

Punjab U-19: Gohar Hafeez (C), Mohammad Waleed, Mohammad Saleem, Zahid Alam, Salman Fayyaz, Hannan Rafiq, Waseem Khan, Ghulam Murtaza, Mir Wais Khan (Lahore), Abdul Samad (Faisalabad), Umair Masood (Rawalpindi), Abdullah Shafiq (Sialkot), Irfan Liaqat, Yousaf Babar (Multan), Suleman Khan (Peshawar). Abdul Majeed (Coach).

Federal U-19: Zeeshan Malik (C), Amir Sohail, Shah Wali, Nasir Nawaz, Shadab Khan (Rawalpindi), Muzammil Shah, Najam Khan Khattak, Rizwan Ali, Mohammad Arsal (Islamabad), Wasif Ali, Amir Aziz (AJK), Arsalan Ajmal (Abbottabad), Hammad-ud-Din (Peshawar), Abdullah Shafiq (Sialkot), Ahmar Ashfaq (Multan). Abdul Rauf Mirza (Coach).

KPK U-19: Mohammad Umar Burki, Ibrar Ahmad, Samiullah Afridi, Hayatullah, Sameen Gul, Ilyas Ahmad (FATA), Nabi Gul (C), Hamza Khan, Suleman Khan (Peshawar), Aqib Jadoon (Abbottabad), Safeer Azam (Lahore), Mohammad Sheharyar (Bahawalpur), Saqib Ali, Sajawal Khan (Sialkot), Faraz Khan (Multan). Saqib Faqir (Coach).