Asmawia Iqbal said, “Sidra Amin has been in good form lately. She did well in the warm-up matches and recently became the second woman batsman from Pakistan to score two ODI hundreds. Her presence at the top of the order will bring stability.” The national women selector was quoted by the PCB in a press release.
“We have also selected an additional keeper in Sidra Nawaz due to the long duration of the tournament. On these tracks, we need a specialist wicketkeeper for Muneeba Ali in case she becomes unavailable,” Iqbal said. Told.
Sadaf Shamas has done well in the recent warm-up matches and we think this is the right time to bring him into the national team.
The remaining side rests on a consistent line. The 15-player team and reserve team will take part in a ten-day camp in Lahore from September 18 to 27 before leaving for the tournament on September 28.
The Asia Cup was last held in 2018 with Bangladesh winning the title in a last-ball thriller. India is the most successful team in the tournament having won the trophy six times.
Pakistan Squad: Bismah Maroof (capt), Aiman Anwar, Alia Riaz, Ayesha Naseem, Diana Baig, Fatima Sana, Kainat Imtiaz, Muneeba Ali (wk), Nida Dar, Omaima Sohail, Sadaf Shamas, Sadia Iqbal, Sidra Amin, Sidra Nawaz (wk), Wicketkeeper), Tuba Hassan
Reserve players: Nashra Sandhu, Natalia Parvez, Umme Hani, Waheeda Akhtar