LAHORE: Resulting from a late choice taken by the Senate Standing Committee on Sports activities, a mess-up was created because the go to made by two key officers of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to Islamabad to look earlier than the Senate Committee to transient it over the cricket affairs went in useless.
PCB chairman Ehsan Mani and chief govt Wasim Khan had reached Islamabad on Thursday morning to attend the stated assembly scheduled for Friday. However later within the night they got here to know that the assembly was postponed.
In line with a PCB spokesman, when the 2 officers left for Islamabad the scheduled assembly had not been postponed however it was postpone once they had left for the capital metropolis.
To a query, the spokesman stated Mani and Wasim throughout their keep in Islamabad met former speedster Shoaib Akhtar and exchanged views on the present affairs of Pakistan cricket. “Neither the chairman made any offer to Shoaib nor the bowler offered his services for any job,” added the spokesman.
He stated the one-year efficiency of Misbah-ul-Haq as head coach and chief selector is but to be reviewed by the PCB cricket committee, which presently exists with no chairman as Iqbal Qasim has resigned after growing variations over some insurance policies of the Board.
Mani, Wasim meet Shoaib Akhtar in Islamabad
After Iqbal’s resignation, legendary quick bowler Wasim Akram is the one heavyweight cricketer on the cricket committee. The PCB chairman needed to decide a person for the stated publish quickly and most likely the method of reviewing one-year efficiency would begin by the top of September, the spokesman stated.
Till the overview of the efficiency, the spokesman stated, there is no such thing as a purpose to take any choice.
In the meantime, Misbah held a sequence of conferences with newly-appointed director Nationwide Excessive Efficiency Centre Nadeem Khan as a number of choices with out his session needed to be taken.
The PCB took the stance that as Misbah had left for England with the nationwide squad on June 28 on a 66-day tour and the nation’s home season needed to start so the choices have been taken in his absence.
The spokesman denied that Misbah had expressed his reservations over the modifications made in appointing the brand new head coaches of the six provincial groups, and no change was within the offing on this regard.
Printed in Daybreak, September 12th, 2020