Afghanistan Announces Squads for ODI, T20I Series against West Indies

(Last Updated On: May 09, 2017 3:24 pm)

As West Indies’ captain Darren Sammy waits, right, Afghanistan's players celebrate the run out of West Indies’ Andre Russell during their ICC World Twenty20 2016 cricket match in Nagpur, India, Sunday, March 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das)Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) on Tuesday revealed One-Day and Twenty 20 Internationals squads for tour of West Indies.

Addressing a press conference in Kabul, Afghanistan’s Chief Selector, Nawruz Mangal said the players have been selected based on their experience.

The visitors will play three ODIs and three T20I against the hosts West Indies, starting from June 2.

According to Mangal, Afghan players will have 15 days training session in India on May 11 before heading to West Indies.

ODI Squad:

Asghar Stanikzai (Captain), Noor Ali Zadran, Muhammad Javed, Usman Ghani, Muhammad Nabi, Samiullah Shinwari, Rahmat Shah, Gulbaden Naib, Rashid Khan, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Shapoor Zadran, Amir Hamza, Fareed Malik, Dawlat Zadran and Nasir Jamal.

(Reserve Players: Naveen-ul-Haq, Sharafuddin Ashraf)

T20I Squad:

Asghar Stanikzai (Captain), Noor Ali Zadran, Muhammad Javed, Usman Ghani, Muhammad Nabi, Samiullah Shinwari, Najib Zadran, Gulbaden Naib, Rashid Khan, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Shapoor Zadran, Amir Hamza, Fareed Malik, Dawlat Zadran and Karim Janat.

(Reserve Players: Naveen-ul-Haq, Afsar Zazai, Sharafuddin Ashraf)

Afghanistan v West Indies schedule

June 2 –First T20I

June 3 – Second T20I

June 5 – Third T20I

June 9 – First ODI

June 11 – Second ODI

June 14 – Third ODI

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