ICC Women's World Twenty20 2009 May 4, 2009

Sana Mir to lead Pakistan women's World Twenty20 team

Cricinfo staff

Sana Mir has replaced Urooj Mumtaz as captain of the Pakistan women's team for the World Twenty20 in England in June. Urooj remains in the 14-member squad and Sana's vice-captain duties have been given to Nain Abidi.

The PCB announced a 14-woman team for the tournament in England, which will run alongside the men's World Twenty20, as well as four reserve players. Sukhan Faiz and Nahida Khan were left out among those that took part in the World Cup while Marina Iqbal was a new inclusion.

Squad: Sana Mir (capt), Nain Abdi (vc), Almas Akram, Naila Nazir, Armaan Khan, Batool Fatima, Nazia Sadiq, Asmavia Iqbal, Bismah Maroof, Qanita Jalil, Urooj Mumtaz Khan, Javeria Wadood, Marina Iqbal, Sajida Shah.

Reserves: Kainat Imtiaz, Sania Iqbal, Rabia Batool, Sadia Yousaf