Karachi (Staff Reporter) Pakistani tax cut opener Sher Jail Khan, who was convicted of spot-fixing, was not included in the squad for the first ODI. Former players had criticized his fitness.
Head coach Misbah-ul-Haq had told the critics that he was constantly trying to improve his fitness and that his fitness was improving.
Captain Babar Azam also defended his inclusion in the team. While Hassan Ali was not included in the playing XI.