Shahid Afridi needed to supplant Babar Azam as commander, says PCB boss Najam Sethi

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) boss Najam Sethi has uncovered that the break determination council, drove by Shahid Afridi, needed to take Babar Azam from captaincy.

Afridi, previous Pakistan chief, was named as the interval Seat of the Men’s Public Choice Board of trustees for the home series against New Zealand.

“We made a break determination board when we assumed responsibility. Before the selectors came ready, they let us know that there should be a few changes and Babar should be supplanted as skipper too,” Sethi said on a YouTube channel.

“In any case, when they were named, they said there is compelling reason need to supplant Babar. I let them know that you are qualified for alter your perspective,” he added.

After the series against New Zealand, Afridi left the post because of an absence of time for gatherings. Haroon Rashid supplanted Afridi.

Sethi said that Babar will remain chief insofar as continues to dominate matches for Pakistan.

“However long Babar is an effective batsman and a fruitful commander, he will remain chief. In the event that you keep on losing series, individuals will begin scrutinizing your captaincy and different characteristics,” he said.

Last week, Sethi took to Twitter, to stop hypotheses doing the rounds about Babar Azam’s captaincy.

“Babar Azam came to see me today. I let him know he will lead the ODI and T20I public group against New Zealand. And afterward @TheRealPCB reported the crews. So every one of the people who were spreading counterfeit feelings of dread are out of occupations today,” he composed on Twitter.

Sethi likewise conceded that he addressed Mickey Arthur prior to declaring Babar Azam as chief for the impending New Zealand series.

“PCB will sign one year agreement at first and Arthur will be with Pakistan cricket crew for Asia Cup and 2023 World Cup. I likewise took endorsement from Mickey in regards to the arrangement of certain selectors, since it is now concluded that Mickey and his group are coming, so why not accept them casually before the agreements are marked,” he added.

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