Second Pak blind team training camp from October 22


ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (APP): The second phase of Pakistan team training camp in preparations for World Cup Cricket of the Blind would be held in Iqbal Stadium of Faisalabad from October 22.
The Fifth Edition of the World Cup Cricket of the Blind (ODI format) is scheduled to be held from January 7 to 21, 2018 in Pakistan and the UAE.
Talking to APP, Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) Chairman Syed Sultan Shah said 23 shortlisted players would get training in the camp.
“We had planned three training camps for the national team. The first one was held in Okara in September, this is the second camp while the third camp would be held in Karachi,” he said.
He said the final 17-member squad for the World Cup would be announced in the first week of November.
The players for the camp include B1: (Amir Ishfaq, Zafar Iqbal, Sajid Nawaz, Muhammad Ayyaz, Riasat Khan, Muhammad Asif and Muhammad Osama); B2: (Haroon Khan, Moeen Ali, Badar Munir, Anees Javed, Nisar Ali, Muhammad Ayub Khan and Zeeshan Abbasi); B3: (Muhammad Jamil, Mohsin Khan, Israr Hassan, Muhammad Ejaz, Mateeh Ullah, Muhammad Rashid, Kamran Akhtar, Sana ullah and Rahid Ullah).