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Afridi will captain Pakistan in World Cup 2015

Afridi will captain Pakistan in World Cup 2015KARACHI – After the hamstring injure of Misbah ul Haq, Pakistan team may see Shahid Afridi leading the team in World Cup 2015.

The Pakistan Cricket Board has been considering BOOM BOOM as the skipper for green shirts after the injury of Pakistan’s most successful captain.

Misbah has been suffering from the injury for last many days and not in a condition yet to play the cricket.

The injury could be harmful for the Pakistan team, who is already facing a ban on Saeed Ajmal and Hafeez’s bowling.

Earlier Updates

Just before the mega event, a shocking news is arriving for Pakistan cricket that Misbah ul Haq may be replaced during the event.

The sources said that Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has empowered Tour Selection Committee to replace Misbah in the series against New Zealand and in The World Cup 2015 as he remains unable to recover from hamstring injury.

Other player has yet to be decided, they further said.

Misbah, who is a super fit player of the team and usually surprises selectors with his amazing fitness, has got hamstring injury making it difficult to play cricket.

A senior official of PCB said that Tour Selection Committee comprising the captain, Head Coach Waqar Younis, and Chief Selector Moin Khan has been given big powers and would discuss vital issues.

In past, manager was also the part of the committee; however, this he will not interfere in the players selection.

Pakistan team’s manager Naveed Akram Cheema will be the head of the team during the event, but he will nothing to do with selection.

Responding to a query about injured Misbah and alternate captaincy, the official was of the view that PCB had various alternate options.

“The issue was also raised before Misbah ul Haq, Waqar and Moin Khan,” he said.

“That is why no vice captain has been appointed yet, as it creates difficulties for the team.”

However, he set aside reports that Misbah hadn’t recovered at all.

“The captain is recovering and he should be fit before the start of world cup.”

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