Former quick bowler, Shoaib Akhtar, has confirmed that he has been approached by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) concerning his appointment because the nationwide chief selector.
Shoaib confirmed the information on a YouTube video with famend journalist Waheed Khan on his channel ‘Cricket b Baaz’. There have been varied rumors circulating concerning Shoaib Akhtar and his dialog with PCB officers.
“I cannot deny it. Sure, I’ve had some discussions with the board and I’m keen on taking part in a serious position in Pakistan cricket. However nothing is set as but.
Following Pakistan’s tour to England, there have been options of relieving Misbah-ul-Haq from the chief selector position. This isn’t solely as a result of poor efficiency of the group but in addition a serious coverage change concerning officers holding twin roles within the PCB. Misbah was appointed as head coach and chief selector in 2019 underneath a three-year contract.
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Based on sources although, Shoaib Akhtar is just not being thought of for any position. The sources have revealed that Shoaib met Chairman Ehsan Mani and CEO Wasim Khan on his personal request. It’s unclear in regards to the talks that came about within the assembly.
Rawalpindi Specific has beforehand expressed his want to work with the Pakistan cricket group in some capability, however it’s nonetheless unclear whether or not he can be part of the cricketing setup within the nation or not.