The Players Selection Ceremony for National T20 Cup took place on Thursday, where each of the eight participating teams selected players from a pool of 150 talented cricketers.
The heads of regions selected teams for their respective regions.
Haroon Rasheed, Director Cricket Operations, PCB while addressing the ceremony expressed his pleasure at the organization of the tournament and hoped that the event will provide a platform for youngsters to showcase their talent.
The tournament that consists of 31 matches will be played in two phases. The first leg is scheduled to be played in Multan from August 25 to 31. The later phase of the tournament will be played in Faisalabad, after Eid-Ul-Azha break, from September 4 to 10.
Complete squads of National T20 Cup
FATA: Usman Khan Shinwari (C), Rehan Afridi, Asif Afridi, Khushdil Shah, Mukhtar Ahmed, Naved Malik, Awais Zia, Bilawal Bhatti, Sameen Gul, Usama Mir, Hammad Azam, Mohammad Naeem, Nabi Gul, Irfan Rasheed, Shahenshah Afridi.
KARACHI WHITES: Sarfraz Ahmed (C), Asad Shafiq, Anwar Ali, Rumman Raees Khan, Khurram Manzoor, Shahid Yousuf, Akbar-ur-Rehman, Mir Hamza, Tabish Khan, Haris Sohail, Zulfiqar Babar, Danish Aziz, Azam Hussain, Jaahid Ali, Abrar Ahmed.
LAHORE WHITES: Salman Butt (C), Wahab Riaz, Kamran Akmal, Umar Akmal, Sami Aslam, Asif Ali, Asif Zakir, Ehsan Adil, Mohammad Irfan (Fata), Aamir Yamin, Bilal Asif, Amad Butt, Raza Ali Dar, Azhar Ali, Mohammad Hassaan Khan,
LAHORE BLUES: Mohammad Hafeez (C), Babar Azam, Ahmed Shehzad, Hussain Talat, Imam-ul-Haq, Tayyab Tahir, Abid Ali, Khalid Usman, Atif Jabbar, Mohammad Amir, Junaid Khan, Agha Salman, Saad Nasim, Adnan Akmal, Ghulam Mudassar.
RAWALPINDI: Umar Amin (C), Sohail Tanvir, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Fawad Alam, Zain Abbas, Ahsan Ali, Mohammad Irfan Jr, Mohammad Abbas, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Asghar, Rameez Aziz, Nasir Nawaz, Adnan Ghaus, Umair Masood.
FAISALABAD: Misbah-ul-Haq (C),Saeed Ajmal, Asif Ali, Fahim Ashraf, Sohaib Maqsood, Imran Butt, Khurram Shehzad, Mohammad Sami, Taj Wali, Sahibzada Farhan, Yasir Shah, Ali Waqas, Imran Khalid, Ali Shan, Asad Raza.
ISLAMABAD: Imad Wasim (C), Hasan Ali, Zohaib Ahmed, Sarmad Bhatti, Nauman Anwar, Adil Amin, Shan Masood, Rahat Ali, Umar Gul, Shoaib Malik, Rohail Nazir, Ali Sarfraz, Shehzad Azam Rana, Faizan Riaz, Arsal Shaikh.
PESHAWAR: Mohammad Rizwan (C), Zohaib Khan, Israrullah, Imran Khan Jr, Riffatullah Mohmand, Musadiq Ahmed, Waqas Maqsood, Mohammad Imran, Fakhar Zaman, Sohail Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Imran Khan, Usman Qadir, Saif Badar.