Danish Kaneria, former Pakistan leg spinner slammed outgoing CEO Wasim Khan and believes his departure is a blessing for Pakistan cricket. Wasim Khan stepped down because the CEO of the PCB on Wednesday and his resignation was accepted.
Wasim Khan, who took cost because the PCB CEO in 2019, vacated the place 4 months earlier than the tip of his contract. He revealed that it has been an honor to serve Pakistan cricket however felt the time was to maneuver on and spend extra time along with his household.
Danish Kaneria Questions Wasim Khan’s Function In Pakistan’s Enchancment As The Leg Spinner Blames Him For Failure To Persuade England To Tour Pakistan
Talking on his YouTube channel, Danish Kaneria felt Wasim Khan hardly did something good for Pakistan cricket. The 40-year-old accused the previous CEO of being power-hungry and wealth-oriented. Danish Kaneria additionally blamed Wasim Khan for failing to persuade England to tour Pakistan.
Pakistan’s cricket board stated its chief govt had resigned, two weeks after New Zealand and England deserted excursions within the nation over safety considerations. New Zealand Cricket referred to as off their first tour of Pakistan in 18 years simply as the primary ODI was on account of begin in Rawalpindi earlier this month.
Their resolution was swiftly adopted by England’s cancellation of a deliberate brief tour too subsequent month. PCB gave no cause for Wasim Khan’s resignation, however stated it might meet later to “think about the matter”.
“What has Wasim Khan completed for Pakistan cricket? He has solely ruined Pakistan cricket by operating behind cash. When Ramiz bhai requested him to work for 30% much less cash, he declined because the powers have been snatched away from him. Khan’s misuse of energy broken and harmed Pakistan cricket. If he had such contacts with England, why couldn’t he persuade them to tour Pakistan?”
Pakistan’s much-anticipated dwelling season this yr was in a hapless state of affairs as each New Zealand and England withdrew from their scheduled excursions of the nation. The choice by each cricketing boards confronted extreme backlash from the PCB, who had to deal with huge monetary losses.
Danish Kaneria Backs Aaqib Javed To Develop into Director Of Pakistan Cricket
Danish Kaneria stated he expects the PCB chairman Ramiz Raja to create a director’s place and dissolve the CEO’s spot. He tipped former paceman, Aaqib Javed, to suit properly within the new place, stating he has nice credibility and can work properly with Ramiz Raja.
“I predict Ramiz bhai to put off the CEO place and count on Aaqib Javed to occupy the director’s place. He has completed wonders as he has labored with Lahore Qalanders. I’ve additionally labored with Javed within the Nationwide Cricket Academy and he’s a zero-tolerance sort of character. There’s additionally an excellent understanding between Javed and Ramiz bhai.”
Wasim Khan is the newest to depart from the Pakistan cricket circle, following former coaches Misbah-Ul-Haq and Waqar Younis’s resignation. The Males in Inexperienced discover themselves barely unsettled by a number of off-field points forward of the T20 World Cup, the place the crew’s choices have been additionally questioned.
Wasim Khan, who’s British with Pakistani heritage, had made large efforts to revive worldwide cricket after a 2009 terror assault on the Sri Lankan crew despatched Pakistan into isolation for years. Employed on a three-year contract in 2019, he had organized Pakistan’s excursions of England and New Zealand amid extreme Covid-19 restrictions final yr.
Pakistan has solely hosted South Africa, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, and Zimbabwe for the reason that 2009 assaults.