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18 January 201111:19

Kamran Akmal named in Pakistan's CWC squad

However, Pakistan selectors have left out senior batsman Mohammad Yousuf

Kamran Akmal named in Pakistan's CWC squad
 - Cricket News

Kamran Akmal, who made a comeback against New Zealand, finds himself a place in the final 15.

Pakistan selectors, led by chairman Mohsin Khan, named the final squad for ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 on Tuesday.

Wicketkeeper batsman Kamran Akmal, who made a return to the ODI squad for the series in New Zealand, has been named in the final XV. Senior batsman and former captain Mohammad Yousuf has not found a place in the squad.

Pakistan is placed in Group A along with Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe, Canada and Kenya. Pakistan plays its first match against Kenya on 23 February at Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota, Sri Lanka.

Team: Mohammad Hafeez, Kamran Akmal (wicketkeeper), Younus Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq, Asad Shafiq, Umar Akmal, Shahid Afridi, Abdul Razzaq, Abdul Rehman, Saeed Ajmal, Shoaib Akhtar, Umar Gul, Wahab Riaz, Sohail Tanvir, Ahmad Shahzad