Pakistan on Thursday gained the toss and elected to bat first within the second Test towards England at Ageas Bowl in Southampton.
Both the groups made modifications to their squad. However one change was essentially the most notable of all of them notably within the Pakistan squad.
The Pakistan crew introduced that Fawad Alam can be changing Shadab Khan to play his first Test since 2009.
As the information got here many individuals well-wishes of the batsman took to social media to welcome his return.
Islamabad United Manager Rehan Ulhaq and journalist Mazher Arshad identified an fascinating info as quickly because the taking part in 11 was introduced.
However, a number of customers took to social media and requested individuals the place they have been when Alam performed his final Test ten years in the past.
Here’s a take a look at the responses:
‘Rudderless younger man’
Waiting for the automotive
Some have been but to start out O Levels
This particular person’s profession clearly did not cease.
Facebook consumer Muhammad Afzal Farooqi began a thread on the group Crickter HQ — a platform the place cricket lovers collect.
Well, journalist Freddi Wilde shared one other loopy stat on Fawad Alam’s return to the pitch.