The legendary cricketer was responding to latest plan of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to introduce regional cricket in the country. The plan will see end of departmental cricket, which is the biggest source regular income for cricketers.
Many players fear that regional cricket could end regular source of income for the cricketers.
“This will enhance ratio of match fixing and corruption in national cricket,” Miandad said.
“When players do not have bread to eat, they will definitely involve in malpractices.”
He viewed departmental cricket as a great source of promotion of cricket in the country and feared that it’s end would wreack havoc with the game.