Sports: Cricket: Waqar appointed as head coach


Karachi: Former Pakistan skipper and pacer Waqar Younis has appointed as head coach of the national team on Tuesday.

A committee constituted by PCB comprising of Intikhab Alam (Director Domestic Cricket Operations), Haroon Rashid (Director Game Development) and Moin Khan (Chief Selector) met Tuesday to review the applications received for the position of Head Coach.

The Committee unanimously recommended Waqar Younis for the position of Head Coach which has been endorsed by Chairman PCB.

Waqar, who is currently in India in connection with IPL assignment said “I am extremely pleased to have been selected as the Head Coach. My immediate aim would be to prepare the team for the upcoming busy cricket season including the next year’s ICC Cricket World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.” Waqar will be starting his new job as head coach next month.

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