PCB Dissolves Men’s Selection Committee Ahead of T20 World Cup

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) introduced on Sunday that the men’s countrywide selection committee has been dissolved, with the T20 World Cup coming close quickly. This action is reflective of the board’s attempts to reorganize and potentially restructure the selection procedure in advance of the major tournament.

A cricket board representative announced in a statement that a new committee would be appointed shortly and that selections would be made based on performance and merit. The spokesperson declared The decisions made on the benefit by the brand new selection committee could be seen by all people.

Wahab Riaz led the countrywide selection committee, which additionally comprised Wasim Haider, Wajahatullah Wasti, and Tauseef Ahmed.

During a press conference held at the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final closing week, PCB Chairman Mohsin Naqvi made guidelines about potential adjustments to the selection committee.

The chairman stated, “I think the selection committee should be given enough authority to be able to make these crucial decisions. I may be changing a few things in that committee.

The committee’s dissolution also occurred one day after Imad Wasim announced his return to the cricket ground and declared himself fit for the coming T20 World Cup. In November of last year Wasim declared his retirement from international cricket.

Hassan Muzaffar Cheema was the manager of analytics and team strategy, while Kamran Akmal and Rao Iftikhar Anjum served as consultants.

Read Also: Imad Wasim Returns from Retirement

It should have been noted that on Friday, Naqvi and Riaz had a meeting at the Board’s Lahore headquarters. Riaz gave thorough updates on player performance from the just finished PSL 9th edition during the meeting, which was held to choose squads for the upcoming series against New Zealand.

Naqvi, who is also the country interior minister, wanted to construct a group of players “based on merit and performance,” which included standout players from the domestic cricket tournament, according to a PCB news statement.

The T20 World Cup ninth edition takes place from June 1 to 29. The United States and the West Indies are organizing the expanded 20 team competition together. It will begin on June 1 at Dallas, Texas’s Grand Prairie Cricket Stadium with a match between the US and Canada, who are both participating in their first ever T20 World Cup.

Follow NotifyPakistan Google News

This Sunday, June 9, is the big match between India and Pakistan at a new stadium 30 miles east of downtown Manhattan. This is one of eight games that will take place at the 34,000 seat modular stadium that is now under construction in Nassau County.

It will be the first time that a significant international cricket event is conducted in the United States. There will be 16 games in all.

Follow WhatsApp Channel

The maximum well-known cricket ground within the United States, Lauderhill in South Florida, will host fits together with Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and India.

Pakistan will start its practice for the T20 World Cup on April 18 once they tackle New Zealand in five T20I fits in Rawalpindi and Lahore, this time at domestic.