Pakistan vs South Africa tournament will be start on 5 February to 24th march 2013 at held on South Africa. Pakistan tour to South Africa 2013 series featuring three Test, Two T20 and five One Day International matches played, after many year Pakistan facing South Africa now.
Pakistan vs South Africa bilateral series play first test Three matches 1st Feb to 26 Feb 2012. After that played Two T20 matches 1st March to 3rd March 2013, and the last played ODI series 5 match 10th march to 22 march 2013. The Pakistan tour of South Africa 2013 bilateral series is a part of Future Cricket Tour Programs prepared by International Cricket Council (ICC). South Africa will host the Pakistan tour of South Africa 2013 bilateral series.
Fast bowlers Mohammad Irfan and Ehsan Adil are among five players who have been called up to the Pakistan Test squad for the tour of South Africa, which begins at the end of the month. Batsmen Nasir Jamshed and Haris Sohail, and wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed were the other inclusions who were not on the Test tour of Sri Lanka in June and July 2012.
The players left out were wicketkeeper Adnan Akmal, fast bowlers Aizaz Cheema and Mohammad Sami, batsman Mohammad Ayub and Afaq Raheem.
Pakistan play three Tests in South Africa, in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Centurion. The first Test begins on February 1.
Pakistan Team Squad Tour to South Africa 2013 for Test, T20, ODI Matches
Pakistan Cricket Board selection committee of Pakistan meeting is to select the squad for upcoming South Africa tour.Chief selector Iqbal Qasim is presiding over the meeting while Pakistan captain Misbahul Haq and coach David What more are participating. The tournament will start from 1st February 2013. Nasir Jamshed, who scored two back-to-back centuries against India, overall three, all against the arch-rivals, and proved his credentials and his performances earn him a place in the Pakistan squad for the Pakistan tour of South Africa.
Umar Akmal, who also failed miserably to deliver for Pakistan during the recently-concluded bilateral series between Pakistan and India, was criticised by Pakistani legends on his performance during the series and demanded of the Pakistan Cricket Board to drop him from all the formats of the game for a long period that might help him to feel his responsibility and mend his ways to perform better in future. They said despite having so much talent, Umar Akmal played irresponsible knock during the final One-day international played in Ferozeshah Kotla, New Delhi, and Pakistan lost by 10 runs that dented Pakistan’s whitewash bid as well.
Misbahul Haq, Muhammad Hafeez, Taufiq Umar, Azhar Ali, Nasir Jamshed, Saeed Ajmal are likely to be in the squad while Asad Shafiq, Adnan Akmal, Younis Khan and Abdul Rehman are expected to make comeback. Sources told that the team will include six fast bowlers are the wickets and conditions in South Africa help fast bowlers.Junaid Khan, Umar Gul, Muhammad Irfan, Tanvir Ahmed, Wahab Riaz and Ahsan Aadil are expected fast bowlers for the series. Now the Pakistani team is totally ready for this tournament. and South Africa Cricket board soon announce team squad.Shahid Afridi has last chance to prove himself a best all rounder of Pakistan. Pakistan have already lost the test series by 2-0 but still one test match is remaining. One Day and T20 Series will be very interesting because Pakistan’s ODI, T20 team is better than the Test Team.
Pakistan Test Team Squad for South Africa Tour 2013:
Misbah-ul-Haq (capt), Mohammad Hafeez, Nasir Jamshed, Azhar Ali, Umar Gul, Asad Shafiq, Younis Khan, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Ehsan Adil, Saeed Ajmal, Adbur Rehman, Haris Sohail, Faisal Iqbal, Taufeeq Umar, Sarfraz Ahmed (wk).
Pakistan ODI Squad for South Africa Tour 2013:
Misbah-ul-Haq(Capt), Mohammad Hafeez, Nasir Jamshed, Asad Shafiq, Younis Khan, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Saeed Ajmal, Mohammad Irfan, Junaid Khan, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Imran Farhat, Abdur Rehman.
Pakistan Twenty20 Squad for South Africa Tour 2013:
Mohammad Hafeez(Capt), NasirI Jamshed, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Saeed Ajmal, Mohammad Irfan, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Amin, Zulfiqar Babar, Asad Ali, Junaid Khan.