Karachi: Mohammad Amir was included in a 26-member fitness training camp the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday giving a massive boost to the tainted pacer’s aim of making a comeback to the national side.
T20 captain Shahid Afridi was also included among the 26 players for the camp, dawn.com.pk reported.
Amir was was suspended for five-years after he was found guilty of spot fixing in 2011 that curtailed his promising career. He was allowed to return to competitive cricket earlier in the year.
The 26 players, picked by the selection committee, are likely to form the core of Pakistan’s squad for next year’s World Twenty20 in India.
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