the need to beat the big teams; Pakistan’s target will be to target victory: Bismah Maroof

Pakistan are placed in Pool A along with Women’s T20 World Cup winners Australia, India and Barbados. They will start their campaign on Friday 29 July against Barbados at Edgbaston, Birmingham, India on 31 July and Australia on 3 August.

“We have a good team combination with youngsters like Tuba Hassan, Ayesha Naseem and Fatima Sana providing real energy, skill and talent, they are for the future and this tour is a real opportunity for them to make a big impact “

In a release from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Bismah said, “In the Commonwealth Games, we will face the challenge of playing formidable opponents, so to be successful there, we have to beat the big teams, our goal is to target victory.” ” ,

Before playing in the Commonwealth Games, Pakistan will participate in a tri-series with Australia and hosts Ireland at the Brady Cricket Club from July 16. Days of training and practice in Rawalpindi and Islamabad at the Pindi Cricket Stadium and House of Northern Cricket Ground despite intermittent rain.

“Our preparations have suffered a bit due to incessant rain as we could not play the practice matches, so we had to focus more on fitness. We tried to make the most of the indoor facility that was provided and It came as a good one. Help the side amidst the challenges of the season. The tri-series in Ireland gives us a good opportunity to adapt to the conditions ahead of the Commonwealth Games,” concluded Bismah.

Pakistan squad: Bismah Maroof (capt), Amen Anwar, Alia Riaz, Anam Amin, Ayesha Naseem, Diana Baig, Fatima Sana, Gul Firoza (wk), Iram Javed, Kainat Imtiaz, Muniba Ali Siddiqui (wk), Nida Dar , Omaima Sohail, Sadia Iqbal and Tuba Hassan.

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