Exit looms as stress builds on Misbah, Waqar
Former captain is upset after current media studies urged that PCB is contemplating modifications within the nationwide crew’s teaching setup
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Pakistan head coach Misbahul Haq and bowling coach Waqar Younis are at risk of dropping their jobs after the Males in Inexperienced’s dismal efficiency in the course of the New Zealand tour.
Pakistan misplaced the Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is), 2-1, and have been additionally clear swept within the not too long ago concluded two-match Take a look at collection.
In response to sources, Waqar’s function as bowling coach is below menace as bowlers didn’t impress on the aforementioned tour. A number of gamers have additionally expressed their reservations relating to the previous pacer’s perspective.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Cricket Committee, below its new chairman Saleem Yousuf, will maintain its first assembly, subsequent week, the place Misbah and Waqar are prone to face some robust questions relating to the crew’s mediocre efficiency on the sector. Nevertheless, batting coach Younis Khan managed to flee scrutiny and was not known as for the assembly regardless of poor present by the batsmen on New Zealand tour.
Sources additional added that Misbah is upset after current media studies urged that PCB is contemplating modifications within the nationwide crew’s teaching setup. The pinnacle coach believes that the board ought to straight talk with him as a substitute of leaking such data within the media. Folks in Misbah’s shut circle have suggested him to step down himself. Nevertheless, Misbah isn’t eager to relinquish his function as head coach.
PCB’s Director Media Samiul Hasan Burney, when contacted relating to the aforementioned improvement, mentioned: “As soon as the supply of PCB Cricket Committee members is confirmed, a gathering will likely be held any day subsequent week in Lahore, the place Misbah and Waqar will likely be invited.”
“The duo will likely be requested about crew’s efficiency after having accomplished 16 months of their roles. Since Pakistan has performed just one collection since Younis Khan’s appointment, therefore he has not been known as for the assembly,” he added.
The board isn’t anticipated to make any rapid choice because the dwelling collection towards South Africa is because of start in two weeks.