Umar Gul said he will retire from all forms of cricket after the end of the ongoing National T20 Cup.
India have the upper hand over Pakistan in Twenty20 Internationals. Ahead of their big game in the Asia Cup 2016, here is a look at the statistical domination of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's men over their arch-rivals.
Pakistan's Twenty20 captain Shahid Afridi has categorically said he wouldn't mind making changes to side if players fail to perform in Asia Cup.
Pakistan want to have more variety in their pace attack for the New Zealand tour and hence are likely to give chance to Mohammad Amir, Umar Gul and Junaid Khan
Umar Gul, 31, who has been struggling with a knee problem despite having undergone a knee surgery in 2013, believes that Indian cricket had improved because of its stable domestic system and the Indian Premier League.
Pakistan pacer Umar Gul underwent an operation last year in Melbourne after suffering a recurrence of a knee injury. PCB has said Gul may not be in time for the World Cup which starts in February.
Umar Gul returns from a knee problem which kept him away from international cricket since the fifth edition of the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh in April this year.
While Umar Gul is making a return from a knee injury, Younis Khan makes a comeback after being controversially axed.
Umar Gul, who has struggled to find a permanent place in the Pakistan team after undergoing a knee operation in Melbourne last year, was ignored by the selectors for the series against Australia and New Zealand.
Umar Gul has played just 8 ODIs and 4 T20Is for Pakistan since having a knee surgery in May 2013 at Melbourne.