Former middle-order batsman, Zaheer Abbas is in competition to be appointed as the subsequent Chairman of the PCB Cricket Committee. The submit was beforehand occupied by Iqbal Qasim who resigned final week on account of variations with the PCB with reference to the home construction.
Nicknamed Asian Bradman, Zaheer Abbas was lately inducted to ICC Corridor of Fame and has additionally served because the president of the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC).
In line with experiences, eight folks together with Zaheer Abbas have been shortlisted for the position. Former cricketers Intikhab Alam and Saleem Yousuf are additionally within the operating. PCB needs the brand new chairman to be on an analogous footing with the board particularly by way of the structural adjustments and with an analogous thought course of as the remainder of the committee members.
Zaheer Abbas Inducted Into the ICC Corridor of Fame
This would be the 4th appointment for the submit ever for the reason that inception of the Cricket Committee in 2018. Mohsin Khan, Wasim Khan, and Iqbal Qasim have been the three chairmen to resign from the submit. In his resignation, Iqbal Qasim wrote that he was a dummy chairman and it’s painful to see injustice being completed to the cricketers.
The cricket committee includes former cricketers Wasim Akram, Umar Gul, Ali Naqvi and Urooj Mumtaz. It’s rumored that one among these members has requested the PCB to incorporate their identify within the listing of potential match referees to the ICC. PCB should discover a appropriate alternative if that’s the case.