Omarzai, who suffered a facet pressure throughout Afghanistan’s ODI sequence in opposition to Pakistan in August, is again within the staff after lacking the Asia Cup.
Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Ibrahim Zadran and Rahmat Shah kind their prime order, with captain Hashmatullah Shahidi set to fit in at No. 4. Najibullah Zadran may even shore up the center order.
Allrounders Gulbadin Naib and Sharafuddin Ashraf, who have been a part of Afghanistan’s Asia Cup squad, have been named as reserves, together with Fareed Ahmad who was a part of the sequence in opposition to Pakistan.
Karim Janat and Mohammad Saleem are the 2 gamers from the Asia Cup who’ve been dropped altogether from Afghanistan’s World Cup squad.
Afghanistan will start their World Cup marketing campaign on October 7 in opposition to Bangladesh in Dharamsala. They’ve two warm-up fixtures earlier than that, in opposition to South Africa in Thiruvananthapuram on September 29 after which in opposition to Sri Lanka in Guwahati on October 3.
Afghanistan squad: Hashmatullah Shahidi, Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rahmat Shah, Riaz Hassan, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Alikhil,Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Abdul Rahman, Noor Ahmad, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Naveen-Ul-Haq
Reserves: Gulbadin Naib, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Fareed Ahmad