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National Team's Training Camp For Home Series Underway

Training camp of Pakistan cricket team for upcoming limited overs series against Sri Lanka is underway at the National Academy Lahore.

The training camp, which includes 20 players, is being supervised by head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq.

Mohammad Hafeez and Shoaib Malik have been excluded from the upcoming limited-overs series. Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal have been included in the camp.

The three-match ODI series begins on September 27 in Karachi with the second and third game to be played on September 29 and October 2.

The two sides will then travel to Lahore for a three-match T20i series.

The T20i series opener will be contested on October 5 while the second game will be played on October 7. The tour concludes with the third and final 20-over game taking place on October 9.

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