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Pakistan on Thursday announced their 12-member squad for the first T20I against Bangladesh, which will be played at the Sher-e-Bangla Cricket Stadium on Friday.
Babar Azam will lead the side while leg-spinner Shadab Khan has been named the vice-captain for the T20I series.
Pakistan have decided to include Haider Ali, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz and Mohammad Wasim Jnr in their 12-man squad. All-rounder Imad Wasim and batter Asif Ali have been dropped for the first T20.
Bangladesh and Pakistan will play the first T20 on November 19 at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur.
The next two matches will be played on November 20 and 22 in Mirpur respectively.
Babar Azam (Captain), Shadab Khan (Vice Captain), Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Wasim Jr., Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shoaib Malik