Wahab Riaz may leave PCB selection committee

After Pakistan’s elimination from the T20 World Cup, there is a possibility that Wahab Riaz might be removed from the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) selection committee. The article suggests that the former pacer’s exit from the committee is highly likely. In addition, the article stated that Mohsin Naqvi, the Chief of the PCB, desires to publicly showcase that no one is exempt from negative repercussions.

Wahab Riaz may leave PCB selection committee

The PCB and Riaz are both annoyed by the public view that he effectively leads the selection committee and receives the majority of the criticism. Conversely, Pakistan’s head coach, Gary Kirsten, stated that only players who prioritise unity, emphasise physical conditioning, and enhance their skill set will be included in the team in the future.

According to sources, Kirsten openly discussed with the Pakistan team in the dressing room after their elimination from the current T20 World Cup 2024, expressing that the players’ fitness level is below the expected standard. Kirsten also stated that the team’s talent level is far lower than that of other teams worldwide.

Despite extensive experience in cricket, many lack knowledge regarding shot selection and timing. Kirsten additionally expressed.

The ex-South African cricketer also remarked that, since his arrival, he has observed a lack of cohesion throughout the team. Kirsten observed a lack of mutual support among players and expressed that he had not encountered such a situation previously, despite his extensive experience working with other teams.

Kirsten has explicitly indicated that the players who demonstrate improvement in the aforementioned areas will be included in the team, while those who do not will be dismissed.

Pakistan’s unexpected loss to the US and defeat over India resulted in their elimination from the T20 World Cup prior to the Super 8 round.

Pakistan emerged victorious over Ireland with a three-wicket margin in their final match of the event, staged at the Central Broward Regional Park Stadium in Lauderhill, Florida on Sunday.

Pakistan’s win against Ireland secured their third-place finish in Group A, with a total of two victories, including a win against Canada, out of four games.


Gulfishaa Avaan
Gulfishaa Avaan
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