Many fans have been left confused with the inclusion of Usman Qadir in the squad.
37-year-old Mohammad Irfan made his international comeback after three years.
Malik has an experience of leading the national team in 20 T20Is out of which he tasted victory in 13 of them.
The likes of Gayle and Malinga went unsold.
The report further claimed that wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan is the favourite to be made Babar Azam’s deputy in T20Is.
Here's how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
All the news stories that hogged the headlines today.
Here is how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today.
Babar Azam appointed as the skipper of T20I and Azhar Ali will lead in Test.
Sarfaraz congratulated Babar Azam and Azhar Ali on their new roles.