Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is set to announce the national squad for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka Wednesday.
In the first stage, Twenty20 squad will be announced while Muhammad Hafiz is likely to be named the captain of the short format. The tour will begin next month.
The cricket board in consultation with Dev Whatmore has decided in principle to announce separate teams for all three formats.
According to reports, the national board has also decided to appoint Hafiz as captain of T20 team for the Lanka tour.
Separate squads will be named for one-day and Test matches. Sources say all-rounder Shoaib Malik will be included in the T20 team.