Who Are Some Members of the Pakistani National Cricket Team?


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As of 2015, the Pakistan national cricket team features Misbah-ul-Haq, Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz, Umar Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad. The team also includes Azhar Ali, Shahid Afridi and Asad Shafiq. Misbah ul Haq is the captain of the national Test team.

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The test squad of Pakistan’s national cricket team includes batsmen such as Sarfraz Ahmed, Younis Khan, Sohaib Maqsood and Haris Sohail. Some bowlers in the test team include Mohammad Irfan, Sohail Tanvir, Yasir Shah and Junaid Khan. Misbah-ul-Haq is a right-hand batsman who made his international debut in 2001. He played his first test match against New Zealand at Auckland. As of 2015, Misbah has played a total of 61 test matches with an average of 48.89 runs in 106 innings and a highest score of 161.

Shahid Afridi is a senior member of the One Day International team who made his international debut in 1996. An all-rounder, Afridi is a right-handed batsmen and a leg-break bowler. He has scored 8,064 runs in 398 ODI matches and picked up 395 wickets with a career best of 7 wickets for 12 runs.

Wahab Riaz is a left-arm fast bowler who made his international debut in 2008. Known for his consistent pace, Wahab took 5 for 46 against India at the 2011 Cricket World Cup.

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