LAHORE Sept 19 (TNS): The national cricket training camp has begun at the Gaddafi Stadium from Tuesday (today), ahead of two-Test series against Sri Lanka.
The players assembled at the ground on early Tuesday morning and underwent physical training session.
The training camp will continue till September 23 to prepare players for a test series against Sri Lanka in UAE. The first Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka will be held in Abu Dhabi on September 28.
Pakistan’s head coach Mickey Arthur held a detailed lecture session with the players before the training session began earlier today.
Test opener Azhar Ali, who suffered a knee injury, was seen performing light exercises along with other team players.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) finalised the 16-member squad for the upcoming Test series last week, which includes young pacer Mir Hamza from Karachi besides return of opener Shan Masood.