World Cup 2023: Pakistan team departs for India
Pakistan cricket team on Wednesday morning departed for India to participate in the ICC World Cup 2023.
The travel contingent consists 18 players and 13 player support personnel.
Morne Morkel will join the team in Dubai. Mickey Arthur will join the team in India.
Pakistan are scheduled to land in Hyderabad, India at 8:15pm (local time) on 27 September.
Babar Azam’s side will play their first warm-up on 29 September against New Zealand and the second and last against Australia on 3 October.
Pakistan squad: Babar Azam (C), Shadab Khan (VC), Fakhar Zaman, Imam ul Haq, Abdullah Shafique, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Agha Salman, Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Rauf, Hassan Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr
Travelling reserves: Abrar Ahmed, Mohammad Haris, Zaman Khan
Player support personnel: Rehan-ul-Haq (team manager), Mickey Arthur (Director – Pakistan men’s team), Grant Bradburn (head coach), Andrew Puttick (batting coach), Morne Morkel (bowling coach), Aftab Khan (fielding coach), Abdul Rehman (assistant coach), Dr Sohail Saleem (team doctor), Drikus Saaiman (strength and conditioning coach), Cliffe Deacon (physiotherapist), Ahsan Iftikhar Nagi (media and digital content manager), Usman Anwari (security manager), Maqbool Ahmad Babri (psychologist), Talha Ejaz (analyst) and Malang Ali (masseur).