He picked Imran Tahir as the only spinner in the team.
Kohli struggled during New Zealand tour while Babar pummelled runs while playing at home.
Rashid had turned one from the rough to stun KL Rahul at Kensington Oval in 2018.
Joe Denly and Adil Rashid starred for the Brits with 66 runs and three wickets respectively.
Test cricket is set to make a comeback to Pakistan as the Lankans will be going there for a two-game series.
Rashid also admitted that a pair of steroid injections had hugely assisted him in continuing his World Cup campaign.
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"I have a special affection for Mirpur because my parents were born here," he said while speaking to the media.
Recently, Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid were seen running away from the podium during World Cup celebrations, once the champagne was brought out, sticking to their religious beliefs.
Rashid joined a new campaign by Yorkshire Cancer Research, a charity that raises funds for its life-saving efforts.