A member of the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) Cricket Committee has reportedly knowledgeable Prime Minister, Imran Khan, that Azhar Ali shouldn’t be able to captaining the crew and must be changed.
The Prime Minister, who can be the PCB’s patron-in-chief, met the board and committee officers, in addition to senior gamers, on Wednesday.
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The delegation comprised of Chairman PCB, Ehsan Mani, Chief Government Officer, Wasim Khan, Cricket Committee member, Wasim Akram, head coach, and chief selector, Misbah-ul-Haq, Take a look at captain, Azhar Ali, and all-rounder, Mohammad Hafeez.
In the course of the assembly, the premier inquired the delegation as to why Pakistan misplaced the primary Take a look at towards England in Manchester from a profitable place. To this, Wasim Akram advised PM Khan that Azhar’s lack of management expertise value the sport.
The previous captain reportedly mentioned that they’ve misplaced confidence in Azhar’s captaincy and burdened that he must be changed as quickly as potential. Wasim Akram criticized Azhar’s management qualities after Pakistan’s loss to England within the first Take a look at, slamming him for his defensive method.
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Since taking up as Take a look at captain in August 2019, Azhar has led the crew in eight matches out of which Pakistan gained two and misplaced three. The wins got here towards Sri Lanka and Bangladesh whereas three matches resulted in a draw.
Beneath Azhar’s captaincy, notable collection defeats embrace a 2-0 whitewash towards Australia and a 1-0 loss within the lately concluded three-match collection towards England.