LAHORE - The Pentangular Cup One-day Cricket Tournament will witness some big players to miss the important event to be played at National Stadium, Karachi from December 31, 2014 to January 13, 2015.

Emerging Harris Sohail will lead Punjab Badshah, Azhar Ali will be captain of Balochistan Warriors, Fawad Alam will be skipper of Sindh Knights, Umar Amin will captain Federal United and pace bowler Junaid Khan will lead Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Fighters.

According to the list of the teams released by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday, the prominent players to miss the event included skipper Misbahul Haq, Shahid Afridi, M Hafeez, Ahmed Shahzad, Umar Akmal, Asad Shafiq and Sarfraz Ahmed.

Out of these players Misbah is recovering from hamstring injury, Afridi has elbow trouble and Gul also has medical problem. Hafeez, Ahmed, Asad and Sarfraz have been rested. Kamran Akmal who is among the Pakistan's 30 World Cup probables will also be not featuring in the competition.

THE TEAMS ARE:

PUNJAB BADSHAHS: Imran Butt, Umer Siddiq, Nasir Jamshed, Shahid Yousuf, Ali Waqas, Haris Sohail (Captain), Abdul Rehman, Muzammil Immad Wasim, Saad Nasim, Hasan Raza, Umer Akmal (Vice Captain) Bilawal Bhatti, Mohammad Talha, Wahab Riaz and Waqas Maqsood Officials : Sabih Azhar (Coach), Muhammad Jamil (Manager), Imtiaz Khan (Physio), Waheed Niazi (Trainer), Salman Hussain (Analyst).

BALOCHISTAN WARRIORS: Sami Aslam, Azhar Ali (Captain), Mohammad Waqas, Sohaib Maqsood, Ayaz Tassawar, Usman Salahuddin, Ramiz Aziz, Ali Asad, Bismillah Khan(Vice Captain), Mohammad Irfan, Comfortable Ali, Zia ul Haq, Ehsan Adil, Zulfiqar Babar, Kashif Bhatti Officials: Shaukat Mirza (Coach), Tariq Sarwar (Manager), Arif Shah (Physio), Munawar (Trainer), Waseemuddin (Analyst).

SINDH KNIGHTS: Khurram Manzoor, Sharjeel Khan, Fazal Subhan, Khalid Latif, Fawad Alam (Captain), Saad Ali, Faisal Iqbal, Asad Shafiq, Anwer Ali (V.Captain), Mohammad Hasan, Mir Hamza, Tabish Khan, Sohail Khan, Junaid Ilyas, Shahzeb Ahmed. Officials: Tauseef Ahmad (Coach), Zaheer ul Hassan (Manager), Usman Ghani (Physio), Rashid Ali Qureshi (Trainer), Shakir Khilji (Analyst).

FEDERAL UNITED: Imran Farhat, Awais Zia, Shan Masood, Umer Amin (Captain), Babar Azam, Umer Waheed, Sarmad Bhatti, Ali Sarfraz, Abdul Rehman, Kamran Akmal Sohail Tanvir, Zohaib Ahmed (Vice Captain), Umar Gul, Hamza Nadeem, Ahmed Jamal. Officials: Taimoor Azam (Coach), Nasir Iqbal (Manager), Iftikhar (Physio), Javed Sheikh (Trainer), Khurram Malik (Analyst).

KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA FIGHTERS: Iftikhar Ahmed, Naeemuddin, Mukhtar Ahmed, Shoaib Malik, Faisal Mubashir, Adnan Raees, Israrullah, Adil Amin, Mohammad Rizwan, Imran Khan (Vice Captain), Junaid Khan (Captain), The Wali, Azizullah, Zafar Gohar, Yasir Shah. Officials: Abdur Rehman (Coach), Hussain Ali (Manager), Liaquat Ali (Physio), Imran Khalil (Trainer), Nabeel Edgar Pace (Analyst).