Middle-order batsman Saud Shakeel has expressed his tendency to correspond the Pakistan cricket squad crossed each formats.
The left-hander was selected for the archetypal clip successful the national team’s 20-member provisional squad for the upcoming two-Test bid against South Africa.
Shakeel, portion talking to the Pakistan Cricket Board’s website, expressed delight implicit the enactment but revealed that his superior people is to play for the nationalist squad crossed each formats.
“I could not ticker squad selection’s property conference,” said Shakeel. “But aft the squad announcement, my Sindh squad mates started ringing me and came to my country and congratulated maine connected my selection.
“It is an honour for maine to correspond Pakistan nationalist team, but my existent extremity is to diagnostic for the nationalist squad successful each 3 formats. I am blessed to person travel done age-group cricket, done a due pathway and if given accidental I look guardant to grabbing it with some hands.”
Shakeel had an outstanding clip with the bat successful the recently concluded Quaid-e-Azam Trophy play wherever helium scored much than 900 runs.
First Test betwixt Pakistan and South Africa volition commence from January 26 astatine the National Stadium successful Karachi.