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Asia Cup 2022: Shaheen Afridi’s replacement announced by PCB

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Pakistan Shaheen Afridi’s replacement announced: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Monday that Mohammad Hasnain was named as Afridi’s replacement of the upcoming Asia Cup 2022 in UAE. Afridi has been ruled out of Asia Cup due to injuring his right knee while playing in the first Test against Sri Lanka.

Pakistan on Monday, August 22, announced a replacement for star pacer Shaheen Afridi for the upcoming Asia Cup 2022 squad.

Who is Mohammad Hasnain?

Mohammad Hasnain is a Pakistani cricketer who has played for the Pakistan cricket team since 2019. Now, he has been included in the Asia Cup Squad as a replacement for Shaheen Afridi’s.

Full nameMohammad Hasnain
Born5 April 2000 (age 22)
Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm fast
RoleFast bowler
National sidePakistan (2019–present)
ODI debut (cap 222)24 March 2019 v Australia
Last ODI4 April 2021 v South Africa
T20I debut (cap 82)5 May 2019 v England
Last T20I16 December 2021 v West Indies
YearsTeam
2018Islamabad United
2018Pakistan Television
2019–2022Quetta Gladiators
2019Trinbago Knight Riders
2019–2021Sindh
2022Sydney Thunder
2022Oval Invincibles

Pakistan Squad (Updated)

Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmed, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan, Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Naseem Shah, Shahnawaz Dahani and Usman Qadir.

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