During a successful career, Mir, 34, played 226 internationals, including 137 as captain from 2009 to 2017.
The women's selection committee didn't include Sana in the squad, citing performances in the international and domestic events as well as the team combination considering conditions Down Under.
Ex-Pakistan women's captain Sana Mir announces indefinite break from cricket to 'reset future objectives and targets'
Pakistan women's team star player Sana Mir on Wednesday announced she will be taking an indefinite break from international cricket to reset her "future objectives and targets".
Pakistan women vs West Indies women: Nida Dar's fifty powers hosts to 12-run win in third T20I as Windies clinch series 2-1
Batting first, the home side rattled up a good total of 150 runs and than restricted the West Indies women's team to 138 for eight in the allotted 20 overs at the Southend club.
Women's World T20 2018: Favourites India look to continue momentum against Pakistan, exorcise ghosts of 2016
India will go into their Group B contest against Pakistan as clear favourites. They will however, be wary of their opponents, who are unpredictable at best.
India vs Pakistan, Women's World T20 2018: Smriti Mandhana versus Sana Mir, Harmanpreet Kaur against Aliya Riaz and other key battles to watch out for
Here's a look at some of the important battles that we are likely to witness in Group B encounter between India and Pakistan in the Women's World T20.
Women's World T20 2018: From Galle encounter to Sylhet thriller, a look at best India-Pakistan Women's T20 matches
Firstpost takes you down memory lane, exploring some interesting head-to-head clashes from the women's version of the history between India and Pakistan.
Pakistan women have never got past the group stages at ICC Women's World T20 tournament.
Women's Asia Cup T20: India register comprehensive 7-wicket win over Pakistan to secure place in seventh final
A dominant India sailed into the final of the women's Asia Cup Twenty20 tournament with a seven-wicket drubbing of arch-rivals Pakistan in their last round-robin match.
Yet another controversy is brewing up in Pakistan cricket as woman team captain Sana Mir has refused to attend the training camp for the upcoming New Zealand series under new head coach Mark Coles.
There were already close to a thousand people at the Derbyshire County Cricket Ground for India-Pakistan match, garbed in different shades of blue and green. Some carried drums, most carried flags, many were smiling, and all of them were excited. It was the biggest match of the tournament, and they were there
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Mithali Raj says team were confident of win over Pakistan despite low score
India skipper Mithali Raj said she knew it would not be easy for Pakistan to chase down 170 as the pitch deteriorated in the second innings during their ICC Women's World Cup match
Take a look at the India vs Pakistan ICC Women's World Cup match
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Pakistan's Javeria Khan says she wasn't allowed to play with boys as a youngster
Pakistan's senior batswoman Javeria Khan revealed the difficulties that she faced while playing cricket back in her formative years.
Catch all the live updates of the Women's World Cup clash between India and Pakistan.
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: India-Pakistan clash will be occasion to celebrate Mithali Raj, Sana Mir's careers
Sunday’s India-Pakistan game is all the more special, for it could be the last time these two face- off in a World Cup. Mir is 31, Raj 34
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: When and where to watch India vs Pakistan, coverage on TV and live streaming
Here's all you need to know about watching the ICC Women's World Cup 2017 clash between India and Pakistan live on Sunday.
The Indian women's cricket team, riding on two victories in as many matches, will face Pakistan in the ICC Women's World Cup on Sunday.
ICC Women's World Cup 2017: England's Natalie Sciver, Heather Knight help thump Pakistan by 107 runs
"It was really nice to get that partnership together and have a convincing win," said Knight after England were put into bat following a short rain delay.
South Africa made a winning start to their Women's World Cup campaign with a three-wicket victory over Pakistan in Leicester on Sunday.