Pakistan will be traveling to United Kingdom for a full fledged bilateral series including matches in all three formats this summer. Tour is scheduled to start in first week of July with couple of 3-day tour games against county teams while the first of four test matches will start on 14th July at Lord’s cricket stadium. Four match test series will end on 15th august which will be followed by two ODI internationals against Ireland before Pakistan take on England for 5 match ODI series. Tour will be concluded on 7th September with the only Twenty20.
Training Camp: PCB has already announced the provisional 30 man squad for England tour and final 16 man test squad will be announced on 10th June and PCB are also looking to send Pakistan team to England atleast two week before the test series begin and set to hold a training camp in England itself.
chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq and coach Micky Arthur are planning for training camp to start by 14th June 2016 in Hampshire for final squad to get used to english conditions. Inzamam is also keeping an eye on A-team who will be touring England in May-June and if any player perform at exceptional level he might be considered for senior squad.
Squad Announcement Date: Final 16 man squad will be announced on 10th June 2016 and we will have the updates once the final official list of test squad is announced by PCB. Here are the possible 16 man test squad.
|NO#||TEST SQUAD||ODI SQUAD|
|1||Misbah-ul-Haq (Captain)||Azhar Ali (Captain)|
|2||Ahmed Shehzad||Ahmed Shehzad|
|3||Shan Masood||Mohammad Hafeez|
|4||Azhar Ali||Sohaib Maqsood|
|5||Mohammad Hafeez||Shoaib Malik|
|6||Fawad Alam||Babar Azam|
|7||Asad Shafiq||Asad Shafiq|
|8||Younis Khan||Sarfraz Ahmed|
|9||Sarfraz Ahmed,||Mohammad Rizwan|
|10||Yasir Shah||Imad Wasim|
|11||Zulfiqar Babar||Anwar Ali|
|12||Wahab Riaz||Wahab Raiz|
|13||Imran Khan||Yasir Shah|
|14||Rahat Ali||Rahat Ali|
|15||Junaid Khan||Mohammad Irfan|