The Pakistan cricket team has left the country with an 18-member squad ahead of the upcoming T20 World Cup. The Pakistan cricket team left Karachi for Dubai International Airport on Friday morning.
"The team has left for the United Arab Emirates," Pakistan captain Babar Azam wrote on Twitter, urging fans to support him as he leaves the country. Your support is needed more than anything else. Stand by the team. Give support, pray. Have faith. Long live Pakistan. '
Pakistan will face India, New Zealand, Afghanistan and two other qualifiers in Group 2 of the upcoming T20 World Cup Super Twelve. Babar Azam's team will start their World Cup mission on October 24 with a match against arch-rivals India.
T20 World Cup 2021 Squad
Batsmen: Babar Azam, Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali
Wicketkeepers: Mohammad Rizwan, Sarfaraz Ahmed
All-rounders: Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Imad Wasim, Shoaib Malik
Bowlers: Shaheen Afridi, Hasan Ali, Haris Rauf