LAHORE: National team head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling coach Waqar Younis have resigned from their posts.
According to Express News, major changes have taken place even before former Test cricketer Rameez Raja took over as PCB chairman and national cricket team head coach Misbah-ul-Haq and bowling coach former fast bowler Waqar Younis have resigned from coaching posts. Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis were appointed in September 2019. Misbah-ul-Haq was made head coach and chief selector for the first time in Pakistan, but he left the post in October 2020.
On his resignation, former head coach Misbah-ul-Haq said that after 24 months of quarantine in Jamaica, it was not the right time but not in such a frame of mind for the challenges. National bowling coach Waqar Younis said that when Misbah-ul-Haq announced the decision, I also decided to separate. I am very satisfied to work with young bowlers.
On the other hand, after the sudden resignation of Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis, the Pakistan Cricket Board has temporarily appointed former Test cricketer Dosra’s founder and legendary spin bowler Thaqleen Mushtaq and former legendary all-rounder Abdul Razzaq to these posts. Chief Executive PCB Wasim Khan said that the PCB appreciates Misbah-ul-Haq’s decision, Waqar Younis also made a bold decision.