Former Pakistani cricket captain, Muhammad Hafeez, has tendered his resignation from the Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) technical committee. This move comes just a day before the announcement of the World Cup squad.
Acknowledging His Role
Taking to the social networking platform ‘X’, Muhammad Hafeez expressed his gratitude for having served as an honorary member of the committee. He specifically thanked Chairman PCB Management Committee Zaka Ashraf for the opportunity.
A Promise of Continued Support
Hafeez reassured that he remains available to offer his honest suggestions whenever Zaka Ashraf requires them for the betterment of Pakistan cricket. He concluded his message with warm wishes for the future of Pakistan cricket.
Background on the Technical Committee
The PCB had earlier appointed former captain Misbah-ul-Haq as the head of the committee on August 2nd this year. Other notable members of the Cricket Technical Committee included Inzamam-ul-Haq and Mohammad Hafeez.
Resignation Amidst World Cup Squad Announcement
Curiously, Muhammad Hafeez’s resignation comes on the same day as the finalization of the national team squad for the upcoming World Cup. The reasons behind his decision to step down from the technical committee have not yet been disclosed.