Umar Akmal left out of Pakistan Test squad

Courtesy: International Cricket Council

Pakistan have recalled pace bowlers Umar Gul and Wahab Riaz for a three-Test series against Sri Lanka in the United Arab Emirates starting on 18 October.

The only notable exclusion from the squad is batsman Umar Akmal.

Pakistan plays all its home Tests in the Emirates.

Squad: Imran Farhat, Taufiq Umar, Mohammad Hafeez, Younus Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Asad Shafiq, Azhar Ali, Shoaib Malik, Adnan Akmal, Abdul Rehman, Saeed Ajmal, Wahab Riaz, Umar Gul, Aizaz Cheema, Junaid Khan.