PCB WITH SOME NEW APPOINTMENTS:
After the world cup, There were some major changes expected within the Pakistani cricket team and its management. After a below-par performance by Pakistan team many of the Ex cricketers, commentators, and analyst wanted some drastic changes in the current Team setup and finally, PCB has responded to those suggestions by some major announcements of changes and future plans for the side.
PAKISTAN’s NEW CHIEF SELECTOR
Yesterday, Ehsan Mani had a press conference in which he made some big decisions regarding the betterment of the structure and the team. In the past week, Inzamam-Ul-Haq resigns as the chief selector so his place was vacant and PCB was looking for the new chief selector.
The decisions made by Ehsan Mani during his conference was quite bold and brave, and surely for the betterment of the PCB and Pakistan cricket team.
Ehsan Mani announced Moin Khan as the Chief Selector of the Pakistan Cricket Team on the place on Inzamam-Ul-Haq who recently resigned from the position of Chief Selector. Moin khan was the Former player of Pakistan cricket team also affiliated with the coaching of Pakistan cricket team in the past. He was also affiliated with Team Quetta Gladiators of Pakistan Super League (PSL).
NEW CAPTAIN FOR PAKISTAN CRICKET TEAM?
As the World Twenty20 is scheduled for October 2020, so Ehsan Mani thinks it’s not the better time to introduce a new captain for the limited-overs format. In his yesterday’s conference, he announced Sarfaraz Ahmed as the captain of the Pakistan Cricket team till world T20 for the limited over format.
FATE OF MICKEY ARTHUR AND NEW COACH SELECTION
Mickey Arthur, who is the head coach of the Pakistan cricket team since 2016 and made so much contribution to the Pakistan cricket team and PCB as well. His tenure will expire on August 2019 but Ehsan Mani thinks this is not the perfect time to introduce the new head coach to the boys so Ehsan Mani extended his tenure to the World T20 which is scheduled on August 2020.
CHANGE OF BOWLING COACH FOR PAKISTAN TEAM
Ehsan Mani also announced a decision regarding the change of bowling coach Of Pakistan Cricket team. He announced Aqib Javed as the new bowling coach of the Pakistan Cricket Team. Azhar Mahmood was the former bowling coach of Pakistan Cricket team. Aqib Javed was a Former player of Pakistan cricket team and also affiliated with the PSL franchise team Lahore Qalandars.
INZIMAM GIVEN A NEW POSITION BY PCB
Ehsan Mani announced Inzamam-Ul-Haq as the batting consultant for the Pakistan cricket team. Inzamam-Ul-Haq was the leading run-scorer for Pakistan and also affiliated with the Afghanistan Cricket team as a batting coach in the past.
SEPERATE TEST CAPTAIN FOR PAKISTAN CRICKET TEAM
Ehsan Mani also announced that there will be a separate test captain for the Pakistan cricket team, but he still not announced the name of the captain. Many former players suggested their names of choice for the test captain in which most of the players are in the favor of Baber Azam to be the next test captain of the Pakistan cricket team. Although the decision is still to be made by the chairman of PCB Ehsan Mani.