He finished 2016 as one of Wisden's Cricketers of the Year and briefly led Pakistan to the No. 1 spot in the ICC Test Rankings last year.
Misbah holds the record of captaining Pakistan in the most test matches as skipper.
Misbah regretted that he couldn't lead Pakistan against India during his test career and also Pakistan couldn't do well in the 50-over World Cups in 2011 and 2015. "However, a consensus has been reached that the Test matches against West Indies will be his last series", Khan said.
Chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq said the 16-member squad was selected "keeping in mind the conditions in the West Indies and the recent performances of players" in the domestic and worldwide season.
Senior sports journalist Majid Bhatti said Misbah's announcement is a positive for Pakistan cricket.
Misbah, who will turn 43 in May, had earlier asked the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for time to decide on his future following whitewash defeats in his last two series against Australia and New Zealand, respectively. "A cricketer should have fitness and passion for playing and if now he thinks it is the right time for him to give up worldwide cricket then it is good", he said. "You don't get everything you ask for", he said.
Guardiola: "Nice guy" Sergio Aguero not unsafe
Pedro and Hazard had chances as Chelsea made rare forays forward, while Kompany and Diego Costa collided in midfield . And John Stones aimed a powerful header from Silva's corner straight into Courtois's arms.
The Pakistanis are eyeing their first Test series victory on Caribbean soil, having failed to succeed on seven previous trips to the region and won just five of 23 matches there.
The hosts are coming off an emphatic 3-1 loss to Pakistan in the preceding four-match Twenty20 global series, and find themselves under pressure ahead of the one-day rubber.
This will also be the final serigs before the annual update is carried out on May 1 to ensure the table continues to reflect teams' recent form with older results being discarded.
The matches will be played at the Guyana National Stadium starting on Friday.
Misbah also called on everyone to support newly-appointed skipper Sarfraz Ahmed and said, "We should not put pressure on Sarfraz; instead we should support him".
'We Happy Few' Videogame Getting Movie Adaptation
Gold Circle's Paul Brooks adds, "As a Brit and a fan of shows like The Prisoner , the game's social satire resonated with me". Johnson and Chief Content Officer Dan Jevons producing the protect, Stephan Bugaj being the executive producer.
Man Down had a limited opening release in Burnley at the weekend and was simultaneously released on digital platforms. As of now, the movie only holds a 15% on Rotten Tomatoes , with the movie certified rotten.
Most likely, single foldable smartphones would be unveiled first, while multi-foldable devices will be introduced later. Many said that when you want to touch it, you usually touch the camera, smudging it and in time, damaging its quality.
The Pink Star diamond, the most valuable cut diamond ever offered at auction, displayed on a model's hand. Sotheby's was forced to buy the diamond from the seller because it had guaranteed a US$60mln sale price.
The additions give Democrats the 41 votes needed for a filibuster to demand Gorsuch receive the 60 votes required by Senate rules. Still, at least some Democrats are sort of pretending that Gorsuch is such a special case that he is worth maximum opposition.
Schuchat emphasized that the Zika outbreak "is not going away", so raising awareness about prevention is more important than ever. The CDC found many infants who may have contracted Zika from their mothers did not undergo recommended testing after birth.
The league is expected to award two expansion franchises this fall, both of which would begin play in 2020. Louis proper, leaving the suburbs completely free of responsibility should tax funds not meet projections.
He needs to hear from doctors, nurses and hospital administrators who are on the front lines of providing health care. The chairman of the House tax committee declared Monday he is "turning the page" from health care to tax reform....
But sadly, that was the only iteration of the CPU which launched and the shiny dustbin-shaped computer was forgotten by Apple . The new Mac Pros will not be arriving this year and users will have to wait until some time next year to buy one.
Kentucky ranked 16 out of 50 states and the District of Columbia in the pay disparity between men and women, the study said . According to the Daily Beast , the top ten most remunerative majors (except pharmaceutical scientists) are dominated by men.
Iranian conservatives have also criticized the purchases, saying new planes will do little to improve Iran's stagnant economy. They have also been controversial in Washington, where lawmakers critical of the plane deals have tried to block them.
Dual 13MP cameras are also rumored for the new device along with a front-facing LED flash, and front-mounted fingerprint scanner. Though the Moto X 2017 hasn't been announced yet, it's very likely we'll see the phone sometime in 2017.
Scottish lawmakers have voted to seek a new referendum on independence, to be held within the next two years. The UK Government has already indicated the request will be declined.
Kim Kardashian is seeking a surrogate to have her third child
So Kim chose to undergo a surgery that would prepare her uterus for pregnancy, which anxious her family, especially her mom. Kim revealed that Kanye was very nervous during her surgery, but she knew that he was looking forward to have more kids.
Ovechkin still plans to play in Pyeongchang
Unlike the Olympics, the World Cup is put on by the National Hockey League and the players' association, who share the revenue. The NHL announced its decision 24 hours earlier, ending its statement with, " We now consider the matter officially closed ".
Susan Rice unmasked: Smoking gun or distraction?
You see how the focus keeps getting directed away from Russian Federation to the Obama administration or any other handy object. At the time he said he needed to go to the White House because the reports were only on a database for the executive branch.
Thousands fail background checks for Uber, Lyft
Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. District Judge Robert Lasnik's temporary restraining order was in response to a request by the U.S.
Mets' Seth Lugo has partially torn UCL in elbow
And in Monday's season opener, Noah Syndergaard left his start after six innings because of a blister on his middle finger. The right-hander made his big league debut last season, throwing 64 innings over 17 appearances, eight as a starter.
AOL and Yahoo to Become Oath
Verizon is acquiring Yahoo's assets under a $4.48bn transaction, which is expected to be completed by the end of June this year. As Armstrong pointed out on Twitter , these and other future Oath brands engage more than a billion consumers worldwide.
Pink diamond auctioned for record £57.2m in Hong Kong
Cheng Yu-Tung, father of the current chairman and founder of Chow Tai Fook, and commemorates the esteemed brand's 88 anniversary. The auction is a world record for the price that this diamond has been sold as never a gem has been sold at so much high price.
USA auto sales fall 1.6% in March as industry cools
General Motors sales climbed 1.6 percent, a smaller gain than analysts projected, while Honda reported a surprise drop. Sales of sport-utility vehicles, crossovers and pickup trucks increased 5.5% to 117,521, reflecting a record March.