Ramiz Raja insists Misbah-ul-Haq and Babar Azam to choose extra kids in Pakistan’s T20 staff


He additionally felt that the PCB ought to direct Misbah to construct the groups for the longer term throughout all codecs.

Ramiz Raja
Ramiz Raja. (Picture Supply: Twitter)

Pakistan hasn’t had a memorable 12 months in worldwide cricket. Although there was a pleasure of cricket returning the nation, the staff hasn’t carried out that properly to rejoice that success. After an unsuccessful World Cup the place the Males in Inexperienced did not make it to the semis, it took a while for the administration to take robust choices.

Whereas Misbah-ul-Haq changed Mickey Arthur as the top coach cum selector quickly after the mega occasion, it took a house T20 collection whitewash by the hands of a depleted Sri Lanka aspect for the administration to axe Sarfaraz Ahmed from the staff. Moroever, the veterans is Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Hafeez weren’t picked within the T20I aspect both in a bid to present an opportunity to the children.

Nevertheless, the outcomes weren’t encouraging even after Babar Azam took over the reins within the T20Is. Together with the whitewash towards Sri Lanka, the staff went on to lose 5 T20 Internationals out of six with the opposite being a washed out sport. Accordingly, Malik and Hafeez made a comeback to the aspect for the T20I collection at residence towards Bangladesh and the duo carried out properly rightaway.

However the former Pakistan cricketer turned commentator Ramiz Raja didn’t appear too impressed with this transfer from the administration. He felt that Pakistan Cricket ought to transfer on from the senior gamers now and provides extra alternatives to the children with out the concern of dropping.

“T20 is a format for younger weapons and I don’t know why we now have been insisting on deciding on the tried and examined seniors within the current occasions. We’ve many kids who can play very properly within the restricted overs codecs and may cement their locations in T20 & ODI groups and the should be given a good likelihood to showcase their expertise,” he mentioned in an interview to Daybreak.

PCB and Misbah ought to concentrate on future, says Ramiz Raja

Ramiz Raja additionally felt that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) ought to direct Misbah-ul-Haq to construct groups for the longer term throughout all of the codecs. He additionally went on to say that there isn’t any level in enjoying secure each time and giving truthful probabilities to the budding cricketers in the one manner ahead for Pakistan cricket.

“I don’t find out about PCB’s desirous about Misbah’s function, however I really feel that as an alternative of enjoying secure on a regular basis for the concern of dropping, each PCB and Misbah ought to concentrate on the longer term and probabilities should be given to kids in white ball cricket and that’s the one manner we will construct groups for the longer term,” the 57-year-old added.