[caption id="attachment_824249" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-824249" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Umar-Akmal-Wahab-Riaz-Ahmed-Shehzad_AFP.jpg" alt="" width="628" height="355" /> Senior players Wahab Riaz, Umar Akmal and Ahmed Shehzad have not been summoned by the Inzamam-ul-Haq led selection committee for the final fitness tests being conducted ahead of World Cup squad selection. @AFP[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Senior players <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/wahab-riaz">Wahab Riaz</a>, <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/umar-akmal">Umar Akmal</a> and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/ahmed-shehzad/">Ahmed Shehzad</a> have not been summoned by the Inzamam-ul-Haq led selection committee for the final fitness tests being conducted ahead of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/2019-icc-cricket-world-cup-2">World Cup</a> squad selection. <p></p> <p></p>The PCB on Thursday, released a list of 23 probables, who have been invited for the two-day fitness tests scheduled on April 15 and 16th at the National Cricket Academy after consultations between chief selector, Inzamam-ul-Haq and head coach <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/mickey-arthur">Mickey Arthur</a>. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/pakistan-vs-australia-2019-shoaib-mohammad-slams-mickey-arthur-following-pakistans-series-defeat-to-australia-823164">Shoaib Mohammad slams Mickey Arthur following Pakistan s series defeat to Australia</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>Umar who followed up a brilliant 136 with another blistering innings of 99 in the Pakistan National One-day Cup on Thursday, has surprisingly not been invited to take the fitness tests. <p></p> <p></p>The middle order batsman was recalled for the ODI series against Australia last month after being left out in the cold for more than two and half years. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/articles/world-cup-tracker-will-umar-akmals-latest-reprimand-cost-him-823206">World Cup Tracker: Will Umar Akmal's latest reprimand cost him?</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>His top score against Australia was 48 and was also earned the wrath of the board for partying beyond midnight thereby breaching the code of conduct. <p></p> <p></p>Strangely the selectors have invited another middle-order batsman, Asif Ali for the fitness tests although the batsman was dropped for the ODI series against Australia. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/australia-whitewash-pakistan-5-0-in-odi-series-822643">Australia whitewash Pakistan 5-0 in ODI series</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>Other notable omissions from the fitness test list are left arm pacer Riaz, who had a five-wicket haul in the National Cup on Wednesday and opener Shehzad, who impressed with four half centuries in the last five matches of the PSL, including the final. <p></p> <p></p>The selectors have kept faith with all six players who were rested for the Australia series while senior all-rounder, Mohammad Hafeez has also been asked to appear for the fitness trials. <p></p> <p></p>Arthur has said that there will be no compromises made on fitness of any player while selecting the World Cup squad. <p></p> <p></p>The PCB also confirmed that the final World Cup squad would be announced on 18th April with the Pakistan team departing on 23rd for England. <p></p> <p></p><strong>23 Pakistan Probables:</strong> <p></p> <p></p>Sarfaraz Ahmed (Captain), Abid Ali, Asif Ali, Babar Azam, Faheem Ashraf, Fakhar Zaman, Haris Sohail, Hassan Ali, Imad Wasim, Imam-ul-Haq, Junaid Khan, Muhammad Abbas, Muhammad Aamir, Muhammad Hafeez, Muhammad Hasnain, Muhammad Nawaz, Muhammad Rizwan, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Shoaib Malik, Usman Khan Shinwari and Yasir Shah.