Asia Cup as we know is the most awaited cricket series that everybody will be looking forward to. This year Asia Cup 2022 is going to mark the 15th edition of the series which is going to be played in Sri Lanka this year. After many changes in the venue and the postponements, it was finally decided by the authorities that Sri Lanka will host the tournament.
The tournament is going to begin in the month of August and end in the month of September. In the council, ACC in October 2021 decided to have its 15th season played in Sri Lanka after a gap of 2 years because of the spread of Covid-19. There are going to be six participating teams that will be playing in the 2022 edition of the Asia Cricket Cup. So have a look at the details of one of the teams here, Pakistan Team Squad & Players List for Asia Cup 2022.
Asia Cup 2022: all about the team Pakistan
As we know out of the participating team, Pakistan is one of the teams that will be playing for the Cup as well. Pakistan was going to be the host of this season’s 2022 Asia Cup, however, the Asian Cricket Council decided them as a host for the year 2023. The previous season of the tournament was played in the United Arab Emirates. The format in which the team will be playing is twenty-twenty internationals.
The first match of Asia Cup 2022 is going to be played between Pakistan and India. India is the defending champions of the tournament. Pakistan and India are arch-rivals of the league which means the fans are going to witness the clash between the players. The important players for the team Pakistan are, Babar Azam, Muhammad Rizwan, Shaheen Afridi, and Hasan Ali.
Asia Cup Pakistan Squad 2022 – Full Players List
Here we have the list of the players of the team Pakistan for the upcoming season of Asia Cup 2022. Have a look at the list. There have been a few changes in terms of the squad. We also have the role mentioned of each player, Babar Azam remains to be the captain of the team.
|Name of the player||Current Age||Role|
|Babar Azam (c)||27||Batsman|
|Mohammad Rizwan||29||Batsman / Wicket Keeper|
|Sarfaraz Ahmed||34||Batsman / Wicket Keeper|
|Shadab Khan (vc)||23||All Rounder|
|Mohammad Hafeez||41||All Rounder|
|Mohammad Nawaz||27||All Rounder|
|Khushdil Shah||26||All Rounder|
|Imad Wasim||32||All Rounder|
|Mohammad Wasim Jr||20||All Rounder|