NHPC to hold one-month long camp for elite cricketers


Lahore : The High-Performance department of the Pakistan Cricket Board will hold a month-long camp for elite cricketers from today.

The players who are not featuring in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2021 or knocking at the doors of international cricket or recently lost their places in the national side will be part of the camp.

The High Performance coaches will work on various technical and physical aspects of the elite cricketers.

The objective of this camp is three-fold:

To help the elite cricketers in identifying, working and overcoming their technical flaws so that they can be back in contention for reclaiming their places in the national side

To keep the players who are not participating in the Pakistan Super League 2021 remain connected and involved with the game so that they are ready and prepared for the April series in South Africa and Zimbabwe

To reward and encourage players who have impressed in the domestic circuit so that they can do better in the next season.

National High Performance Centre’s world-class coaches, including Atiq-uz-Zaman, Mohammad Yousuf, Mohsin Kamal, Saqlain Mushtaq, Umar Rasheed, will work with these elite cricketers according to a robust program.

Players invited for the camp are:

Abdullah Shafique, Abid Ali, Ahmad Bashir, Asad Shafiq, Azhar Ali, Bismillah Khan, Fawad Alam, Hammad Azam, Haris Sohail, Hasan Khan, Imran Butt, Irfanullah, Kamran Ghulam, Khurram Shahzad, Mohammad Abbas, Nauman Ali, Rehan Afridi, Sajid Khan, Salman Irshad, Saud Shakeel, Tabish Khan, Taj Wali, Usman Salahuddin, Umar Khan and Yasir Shah