Pakistan’s senior all-rounder, Mohammad Hafeez was named in Pakistan’s 15-man squad for the World Cup even though he was not yet 100 percent recovered from his thumb injury. Hafeez being the senior batsman in Pakistan’s batting line-up holds great responsibility and is crucial for Pakistan chances in the World Cup.
The Professor is truly on course of a full recovery in time and will be available for the ODI and T2OI series against England just before the start of the World Cup.
In the latest development of his recovery, the 38-year-old has started to bowl in the training nets which indicates he is nearing to the full fitness which is a huge boost for Pakistan.
Meanwhile, according to the sources, he will be also ready to take part in batting drills in a few days. Hafeez, one of the most seasoned campaigners in the Pakistan squad, is ready to take on any required role to serve the team in what can be his last World Cup.