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Sports: Cricket: Nihar Alam to lead Pakistan Disabled Cricket Team in Tri-Nation Series in England

Karachi:Nihar Alam will lead a 16-member Pakistan disabled squad during Tri-National Series starting July 8 in Worcestershire, England. The team is scheduled to leave for England today (Wednesday).

Pakistan will begin its campaign with a round game against England on July 8.

“I am looking forward to this series. The tri-series is a big challenge for us. As skipper, I am very confident that Pakistan team will produce positive results,” Alam told media on eve of team’s flight to England.

Coach, Mohammad Javed said although weather and playing conditions will be different in England but his players were keen to do well abroad.

“I think we are capable of winning the tri-series as the players have trained hard and some of them have experience of international cricket as well,” he said.

Squad:

Nihar Alam (Captain), Jahanzeb Tiwana (Vice Captain), Matloob Qureshi, Husnain Alam, Arif Masih, Saif Ullah (WK), Mohammad Shahbaz , Wajid Alam, Majid Hussain, Rehan Ghani Mirza, Abdullah Ijaz, Waqaf Shah, Malik Kashif, Mohammad Haris, Sher Ali, Farhan Saeed.