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PCB names Mohammad Amir and Imad Wasim in 29-men probable for fitness camp 
Imad Wasim
Photo Courtesy: Imad Wasim X page

PCB names Mohammad Amir and Imad Wasim in 29-men probable for fitness camp 

| @indiablooms | 25 Mar 2024, 04:00 pm

The Pakistan Cricket Board has named Mohammad Amir and Imad Wasim, who recently ended their international retirement decision, in the 29-men probable for the fitness camp in Kakul.

The camp, organised in collaboration with the Pakistan Army, is strategically designed to prepare the players for the upcoming series and tournaments, including the home T20I series against New Zealand, the away T20I series against Ireland and England, and the forthcoming ICC T20 World Cup in USA and West Indies.

The camp is scheduled to commence on March 26 and will conclude on April 8.

The players will report in the camp later on March 25.

"The camp will focus on team building and aims to enhance the physical and mental strength of the players, ensuring they are in the best condition to face the challenges ahead," PCB said in a statement.

Under the guidance of experienced trainers and coaches, the players will undergo a comprehensive training regime tailored to elevate their fitness levels, agility, leadership and strategic thinking and overall performance on the field.

Imad, Amir back from retirement

Cricketers Imad and Amir recently announced their decision to return from retirement and made themselves available for selection into the national squad.

Imad Wasim posted on X: "I am happy to announce that pursuant to meeting PCB officials, I have reconsidered my retirement and am delighted to declare my availability for Pakistan cricket in T20i format leading up to ICC T20i World Cup 2024."

"I would like to thank the PCB for reposing trust in me and I would give my very best to bring laurels to my country. Pakistan comes first!" he said.

Amir made a similar decision later and posted on X: "I still dream to play for Pakistan! life brings us to the points where at times we have to reconsider our decisions, There has been few positive discussions between myself and the PCB where they respectfully made me feel that I was needed and can still play for Pakistan after discussing with family and we'll wishers I declare that I am available to be considered for upcoming t20WC ,I want do this for my country as it comes before my personal decisions. Donning the green jersey and serving my country has always been, and will continue to be, my greatest aspirations."

 

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