Karachi: experienced left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir was Thursday included in Pakistan's international Cup squad after their bowlers had been taken to the cleaners via England lately.

the thrashing through English batsmen in a T20 worldwide and ODIs has alarmed the selectors, who had been to begin with no longer keen on choosing Amir for the showpiece thanks to loss of form.

although Amir is suspected to be tormented by bird pox and is to have a scientific examination accomplished in London, a reliable source advised PTI that the crew management, including captain Sarfaraz Ahmed and head coach Mickey Arthur, expressed self belief inside the bowler and allowed him time to get better.


"The leader selector Inzamam-ul-Haq is also in settlement with the group control but he wants to first make sure Amir may be fit by the point the world Cup begins from may also 30," the supply stated.

He stated the crew management and leader selector are actually looking forward to the medical report of Amir who become despatched to London to stay with his in-legal guidelines after it first emerged he might have contracted chicken pox.

"If the cricket board confirms that Amir can make a recovery in weeks time, the control and chief selector will need him inside the global Cup squad," the supply stated.

The lacklustre overall performance of the bowlers within the suits in opposition to England compelled the team management to head again to Amir, who changed into no longer a part of the 15-man squad named to begin with.

"they are additionally retaining a close observe Asif Ali who has scored successive 1/2-centuries in the ODIs and if he keeps his shape he may well be included in the global Cup squad but at whose value this needs to be determined," he delivered.

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