Pakistan recall Younis and Gul for West Indies tests

Karachi: Pakistan have recalled former captain Younis Khan and pace bowler Umar Gul for the two-test series against West Indies this month.

Younis and Gul were dropped for the one-day series in West Indies after the World Cup.

Senior batsman Misbah-ul-Haq will captain Pakistan in the two tests.

Wicketkeeper Mohammad Salman Ahmed was retained in the test squad after making his international debut in the one-day series.

The first Test starts on May 12 in Guyana and the second on May 20 in St Kitts.

Pakistan squad: Misbah-ul-Haq (Capt), Younis Khan, Taufiq Umar, Mohammad Hafeez, Asad Shafiq, Azhar Ali, Mohammad Salman, Saeed Ajmal, Abdul Rehman, Umar Akmal, Umar Gul, Wahab Riaz, Junaid Khan, Hammad Azam, Tanvir Ahmed.

Bureau Report