World XI Series 2017: Schedule, Pakistan & World XI Squads, Tickets Info. The World XI Series 2017 is all set to begin on Tuesday 12th September in Lahore. The National Selection Committee, headed by Inzamamul Haq, selected the squad for what is being called the ‘Independence Cup’.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday has declared the 16-member squad with Sarfraz Ahmed as captain for the T20 series against the World XI.
The 14-member World XI squad includes players from seven Test playing countries. The World XI will be captained by South Africa’s Faf du Plessis.
The World XI comprises five players from South Africa, three from Australia, two from the Windies, and one each from Bangladesh, England, New Zealand and Sri Lanka.
Sarfraz Ahmad (Capt), Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Muhammad Nawaz, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Ahmed Shehzad, Baber Azam, Shoaib Malik, Umer Amin, Hassan Ali, Amir Yamin, Muhammad Amir, Ruman Raees, Usman Shinwari and Sohail Khan.
World XI Squad:
Faf du Plessis (Capt), Hashim Amla, Tamim Iqbal, David Miller, Tim Paine, Thisara Perera, George Bailey, Paul Collingwood, Ben Cutting, George Elliott, Darren Sammy, Samuel Badree, Morne Morkel, Imran Tahir
World XI Series 2017 Schedule:
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has declared the ticket prices. The tickets for matches will be obtainable at the Gaddafi Stadium, as well as online, after Eid-ul-Azha.
The prices of the tickets will range from Rs. 500 to Rs. 6000.
Ticket prices for all enclosures are as follow:
- General stand tickets, comprising Saeed Anwar and Sarfaraz Nawaz enclosures, will be of Rs. 500.
- Nazar Muhammad and Inzamam-ul-Haq enclosures will be of Rs 2500.
- Javed Miandad, Abdul Qadir and Ramiz Raja enclosures will be available for sale at Rs 4000.
- Fazal Mehmood, Imran Khan, Waseem Akram and Waqar Younis enclosures’ tickets will be available for Rs. 6000.
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