Waqar Younis resigned as Pakistan’s head coach following team’s early exit from the World Twenty20 2016 in India.
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Shahid Afridi has decided to step down as the captain of Pakistan Cricket team for the T20 International format, however, he is not retiring from the T20 International cricket. This decision has come as the follow up of Pakistan’s failing to qualify for the Semi Finals of from the World T20 2016, and poor performance in Asia Cup T20 2016.
The special committee to investigate the poor performance in ICC World T20 conducted a meeting a meeting today at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore. The meeting was chaired by Mr. Shakil Shaikh, and it was attended by the members of the commitee – Mr. Subhan Ahmad (Chief Operating Officer, PCB), Mr. Iqbal Qasim (Former Test Cricketer), and Mr. Salman Naseer (Sr. Manager Legal Affairs, PCB).
Chairman PCB Shaharyar Mohammad Khan has approved changes in the 15 member squad for the upcoming ICC World T20 2016. Ahmed Shahzad who missed Asia Cup 2016 has been recalled for the ICC World T2o 2016.
The Chairman PCB Mr. Shaharyar M. Khan has decided to form a Special Committee to inquire into Team Pakistan’s poor performance in the Asia Cup and also to examine the selection process for the World T-20.