Former Test spinners and chief selectors Iqbal Qasim and Salahuddin Ahmed have questioned the current protocol of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for bowlers and said it was destroying the careers and livelihoods of players.
The management committee that is presently running the Pakistan Cricket Board on ad-hoc basis, is expected to be given a four-month extension by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is also Patron-in-Chief of PCB.
The Pakistan Cricket Board has been told by its Governing Board to strongly oppose the changes proposed by India, Australia and England cricket boards in the governance and distribution of finances in the ICC.
Former Pakistan chief selector Iqbal Qasim has said that the national team can achieve better and positive results with an attacking an innovative style of cricket in the ODI series against South Africa.
Pakistan`s former cricket chief selector Iqbal Qasim has said that the nation`s chances of winning the series against South Africa depends on the performance of its batsmen despite enjoying the services of formidable spinners.
Despite Pakistan scoring an emphatic six-wicket victory over South Africa in a warm-up game, chief selector Iqbal Qasim still has concerns about the team`s fragile batting line-up with the ICC Champions Trophy due to start this week.
Pakistan Cricket Board`s ( PCB) chief selector Iqbal Qasim has warned the team against depending on individual performances in the ICC Champions Trophy , despite singling out captain Misbah-ul Haq as the team`s mainstay for the tournament.
Flamboyant all rounder Shahid Afridi today asked national selectors to not put pressure on him by making unsolicited statements and also made it clear that the decision to quit the game remains his prerogative.