PCB likely to appoint Hamza as chairman following Nawaz Sharif`s victory in polls

Updated: May 13, 2013, 16:40 PM IST

Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is likely to appoint upcoming politician Mohammad Hamza Shahbaz Sharif as its chairman, following his uncle Nawaz Sharif`s victory in the Pakistan general elections.

The Nation reports that Sharif will take a keen interest in PCB affairs as he is a sportsman himself.

Mohammad Hamza Sharif had recently held the Youth Festival in Punjab, in which number of international athletes participated. He was also the chairman of Sports Board Punjab.