Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) appointed Misbah-ul-Haq as the camp-commandant for the pre-season training camp being held at the NCA in Lahore from Aug 22 to Sept 7.
It is learnt that Misbah himself selected the players for the training camp and now he will also coach them so it may also be a test for him to prove his credentials for the dual role that he is likely to be assigned now. Pakistan’s most successful captain Misbah-ul-Haq has been tipped to play a dual role as a chief selector-cum-head coach under the new model being introduced by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).
Five cricketers who are to playing county cricket in Wales, England have been ensured participation in the Quaid-e-Azam trophy. Fourteen out of nineteen cricketers with central contract have been called at the National Camp in Lahore prior Sri Lanka Test series.
As per reports, PCB announced the names of the players which are to be included in the camp earlier today but refrained from elaborating on the selection criteria.