Virat Kohli has 24 centuries his name and the India skipper is one century short of equalling former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq, who has 25 Test centuries.
Young opener Imam-ul-Haq, nephew of Pakistan great Inzamam-ul-Haq, smashed a hundred on debut to guide his side to a seven-wicket win in the third one-day international against Sri Lanka on Wednesday.
The squad announced on Friday by the Pakistan Cricket Board has only one change from the squad that won the Champions Trophy in England in June with the senior batsman, Azhar Ali dropped to make way for Imam.
The National Selection Committee headed by Inzamam-ul-Haq has selected a 16-member squad of Pakistan's team for Independence Cup against World XI.
The incident happened in front of Inzamam-ul Haq and Mushtaq Ahmed, alleges Umar Akmal.
Arthur ordered second test after Pakistan's National Cricket Academy cleared Akmal.
The Pakistan chief selector says Pakistan is capable of winning the trophy again.
Younis Khan has so far scored 34 Test centuries in 115 matches -- the most by any batsman from the country -- and is set to become the first Pakistani and 13th batsman in the world to score 10,000 or more runs.
Abdul Qadir, citing the two Pakistan players who were implicated in 2000 for match-fixing, said that Ataur Rehman and Salim Malik were mere scapegoats and questioned why Justice Malik Muhammad Qayyum's report on match-fixing wasn't enforced.
The 2019 World Cup will be held in England and Wales from May 30 to June 15.
Inzamam-ul-Haq, who represented Pakistan in 120 Tests, said that Pakistan cricket had suffered a lot and gone backwards due to the absence of any international cricket matches in Pakistan since 2009
Virat Kohli can play well in any condition, according to Kapil Dev, contrary to what James Anderson said
While Virat Kohli refused to be drawn into this controversy, Inzamam-ul-Haq criticised Jimmy Anderson, saying that pacer should first take wickets in India before questioning the Indian's ability.
Kamran Akmal met with Pakistan's chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq here on Sunday and well-informed sources said that the wicketkeeper-batsman was inquired about his fitness by the selectors.
Pakistan will play a three-match Test series in Australia. The first match will be played from December 15.
Inzamam-ul-Haq, Pakistan's chief selector, said after serving the country for close to two decades Shahid Afridi deserved a farewell match
Mohammad Hafeez, who had to return home from the England tour after the first one-day international due to the injury, has been advised a further three weeks rest to complete his rehabilitation process
Pakistani wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal was earlier overlooked for the entire England tour due to disciplinary reasons.