Former Pakistan quick bowler Sohail Tanvir has been appointed as head of the junior choice committee by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). Notably, the left-arm seamer made his worldwide debut throughout a T20I towards India in 2007 and went on to play 2 Exams, 62 ODIs and 57 T20Is for his nation and picked 130 wickets throughout codecs. He was additionally part of Pakistan’s 2009 T20 World Cup successful squad.
Tanvir’s first job as chairperson of the junior choice committee can be to pick the Pakistan U19 squad for the 2023 ACC U19 Asia Cup scheduled to be held between 8 and 17 December in UAE. The Pakistan U19 workforce will later participate within the ICC U19 World Cup from 13 January to 4 February in Sri Lanka.
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“I’m really honoured and grateful for the chance supplied by the Chairman PCB Administration Committee Mr Zaka Ashraf to function head of the junior choice committee. Being appointed chairman of this committee is a large duty and I’m wanting ahead to this thrilling problem. I imagine within the potential of our younger expertise and we collaboratively intention to construct a pathway for achievement from the grassroots to the worldwide degree,” Tanvir was quoted as saying by the PCB.
PCB going by main overhaul after ODI World Cup 2023
Notably, the PCB has made a number of modifications to their administration following their workforce’s dismal efficiency within the ODI World Cup 2023 the place they didn’t qualify for the semi-final of the match. After the resignation of the previous chief selector Inzamam ul Haq, former quick bowler Wahab Riaz has been given his place.
Moreover, former Pakistan all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez has been appointed because the Staff Director of Pakistan Males’s Cricket Staff. Aside from the administration, there was a change within the Pakistan cricket workforce’s management throughout all three codecs as nicely, as Babar Azam just lately stepped down from captaincy after the dismal efficiency of his aspect within the World Cup.
Following Babar’s resignation, Shan Masood has been named the brand new Check captain whereas quick bowler Shaheen Afridi has been given the duties of T20I captaincy. Nonetheless, the PCB is but to disclose the brand new captain of the Pakistan ODI workforce.