Babar Azam has stepped down from captaincy in all codecs following a gathering with Zaka Ashraf, the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Administration Committee.
In the course of the assembly, Babar was knowledgeable that the board meant to retain him because the captain for red-ball cricket however would exchange him in white-ball cricket.
Preferring to not be confined to management in a selected format, Babar expressed his want to resign from captaincy in all codecs and promptly left the assembly.
An hour after leaving the Nationwide Cricket Academy, Babar formally introduced his resignation by way of a press release posted on his social media platforms.
The cricket fraternity wasted no time in sharing their ideas on social media platforms, expressing each help for Babar’s choice and anticipation for the workforce’s future beneath new management.
Actually respect Ur providers @babarazam258 as a captain of Pakistan Cricket. Certainly ur starvation to get extra runs contributing for profitable matches for workforce will develop extra with time. Keep wholesome and blessed. https://t.co/FKY8SiZduo
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) November 15, 2023
Thank You so A lot for all of your providers for Pakistan as a Captain✨ And for taking Pakistan’s ODI workforce to the No.1 spot?? I hope that You proceed to attain Runs for Pakistan even higher than earlier than. Hold smiling and Keep Match. The Workforce wants you at your Finest.@babarazam258… https://t.co/Lgi6TDrZIq
— Saeed Ajmal (@REALsaeedajmal) November 15, 2023
Thanks @babarazam258 for you efforts as captain for @TheRealPCB I’m certain this received’t be your final time that you just captain Pakistan. Every part occurs for good and for studying. Now simply take pleasure in getting a lot of runs… Might Allah all the time bless you Ameen ❤️?? https://t.co/IPjsqNwstg
— Azhar Ali (@AzharAli_) November 15, 2023
Kudos to @babarazam258 for his achievements beneath his captaincy! The workforce’s progress & performances speaks volumes. This is to breaking extra batting data and reaching even higher success sooner or later Bobzy . #BabarAzam #PakistanCricket https://t.co/6aB4QvYvkz
— Azhar Mahmood (@AzharMahmood11) November 15, 2023