Pakistan all - rounder Mohammad Hafeez returns to Pakistan squad for upcoming five matches ODI series against Australia.
Hafeez cleared his bowling action by the International Cricket Council ( ICC ). His action was cleared in last November.
The 36 years old said " He is ready for the challenge , a day prior to flying off to Australia for the series ".
Hafeez , who scored 5,156 runs and also took 129 wickets in ODI for Pakistan ,played his last ODI against England on 24th August 2016 at Southampton.
Pakistan will play first ODI against Australia on January 13. Pakistan lost the test series against Australia by 3 - 0.