Pakistan head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling coach Waqar Younis have been requested to fulfill the Cricket Committee of the nation’s board within the subsequent few days for a overview of the workforce’s poor present in New Zealand.
A senior official of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) stated that the assembly will almost definitely be held in Lahore however the date has not been finalised as but.
Batting coach Younis Khan has not been invited for the assembly.
“Younis has simply began his contract with the PCB with the New Zealand tour whereas Misbah and Waqar have accomplished 16 months on the job, that’s the reason the cricket committee is eager to debate cricket points with them,” the official instructed PTI.
Misbah can also be anticipated to deal with a press convention on Monday in Lahore because the Pakistan workforce gamers and officers have began coming back from New Zealand.
Hypothesis is rife about the way forward for Misbah and Waqar after the poor present in New Zealand. Pakistan suffered heavy defeats in each the Assessments. The workforce additionally misplaced the previous three-match T20I sequence 1-2.
“The PCB has been conveyed by its patron in chief, prime minister, Imran Khan that the efficiency of the workforce shouldn’t be passable and no seen enchancment has been seen within the workforce within the final yr or so,” a well-informed supply stated.
The supply stated Misbah and Waqar are anticipated to face some robust questions on the assembly of the cricket committee headed by former Check wicketkeeper Saleem Yousuf. Former captain Wasim Akram is without doubt one of the members of the panel.
“At any time when workforce officers are known as earlier than the cricket committee it’s by no means a great signal,” the supply stated, including that a shock resignation by Misbah might not be dominated out.
With the South African squad as a consequence of attain Karachi on Saturday and the primary Check ranging from January 26, the PCB faces a tough scenario and it is going to be attention-grabbing to see the long run plan of action from the board.