The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has reappointed Inzamam-ul-Haq as its chief selector. Inzamam, a former captain of the Pakistan national cricket team, had previously held the position from 2016 to 2019.
In his latest role, Inzamam will be responsible for selecting the Pakistan team for the upcoming 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, as well as the 2023 Asia Cup and the three-match ODI series against Afghanistan.
Inzamam is a highly respected figure in Pakistan cricket, and his appointment as chief selector is seen as a positive move by the PCB. He is known for his strong work ethic and his ability to build strong relationships with players.
The PCB hopes that Inzamam’s appointment will help to improve the performance of the Pakistan team in the coming years.
Inzamam’s key tasks
Inzamam’s primary task as chief selector will be to name the Pakistan squad for the 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup. The tournament will be held in India from October to November, and Pakistan will be looking to improve on their performance in the 2019 World Cup, where they were eliminated in the group stage.
In addition to the World Cup, Inzamam will also be responsible for selecting the Pakistan team for the 2023 Asia Cup, which will be held in Sri Lanka from August to September. The Asia Cup is a major tournament in the subcontinent, and Pakistan will be looking to win the title for the first time since 2000.
Inzamam will also be responsible for selecting the Pakistan team for the three-match ODI series against Afghanistan, which will be played in Sri Lanka from August 22 to 25.
Inzamam is a 1992 World Cup winner and is considered one of the greatest batsmen in Pakistan’s history. He has played 120 Tests and 378 ODIs for Pakistan, scoring 8,830 runs and 11,739 runs respectively.
Inzamam’s experience as a player and selector will be invaluable to the Pakistan team. He has a deep understanding of the game, and he knows what it takes to win at the highest level.
The PCB is confident that Inzamam’s appointment as chief selector will help to improve the performance of the Pakistan team in the coming years. He is a respected figure in Pakistan cricket, and he has a wealth of experience. The PCB hopes that he will be able to help the team reach its full potential.