After the poor performance of the national team in the ICC World Cup, the upheaval continues in the selection committee.
Yesterday, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Management Committee Chairman Zaka Ashraf met with former captain Younis Khan, Muhammad Hafeez, Sohail Tanveer and caretaker provincial sports minister Wahab Riaz.
After accepting the resignation of chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq, former Test cricketer Taseef Ahmed took over the responsibility of selecting the team for the tour of Australia, but the board also disbanded the interim committee.
The decision to remove Babar Azam from the captaincy of all formats
The board is considering one of the chief selectors, Younis Khan, Wahab Riaz and Mohammad Hafeez as the new chief selector, but fast bowler Wahab Riaz is a strong contender for the selection position.
The selection committee was dismissed on the basis of poor performance in the World Cup
The new selection committee will deliberate on the formation of the Test squad from November 20 to 24.
The board wants to ensure that the appointed chief selector is familiar with the dynamic landscape of modern day cricket and the team is selected accordingly.