before t20 world cupWith the names of two giants have been added. After the sudden resignation of Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis from their respective coaching positions, now Australian legend Matthew Hayden has been given the responsibility of Pakistan’s head coach for the upcoming mega event. Apart from this, Vernon Philander has been made the bowling coach. Both the players have been match winning players of their time.
Hayden and Philander join Pakistan team
head coach of pakistan cricket teamAnd Waqar Yunus had recently suddenly resigned from his duties due to his long stay in the bio bubble. At the same time, the term of PCB chairman Ahsan Mani was also over. After which former Pakistani captain Rameez Raja, meanwhile, was unanimously elected the new President of the Pakistan Cricket Board.
Also, soon after, there was news of Matthew Hayden handing over the responsibility of bowling coach to Matthew Hayden and to Philander for the T20 World Cup. Hayden is counted among the great batsmen of Australia. Hayden has been a member of the Australian team that won the World Cup twice, while Philander is a former No.1 Test bowler. Let us tell you that Pakistan will play its first match in the T20 World Cup with India on October 24.
Matthew Hayden and Philander figures
Australian batsman Matthew Hayden played 103 Tests, 161 ODIs and 9 T20 Internationals in his career. In which he scored a total of 8625 runs in Test career with the help of 30 centuries and 29 half-centuries. At the same time, scoring 10 centuries, 36 half-centuries in ODI career, scored a total of 6133 runs. Apart from this, Hayden scored a total of 308 runs in T20Is with the help of 4 half-centuries.
Former South African all-rounder Philander, who was elected as Pakistan’s bowling coach, scored 1779 runs in 64 Test matches with the help of 8 half-centuries while taking a total of 224 wickets in this format. In ODI career, he took 41 wickets in 30 matches and also played 7 T20I matches and took 4 wickets.
Ramiz Raja wants to make Pakistan the most dangerous team
After the end of the tenure of the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board, now the former Pakistani captainWill hold the responsibility of this post. The king told the board of governors,
‘I am thankful to all of you for electing me for the post of PCB chairman. I will work closely with you to grow stronger in and off the field in the times to come. My aim is to give the same mindset, passion and culture to the Pakistan men’s cricket team, on the basis of which the Pakistani team used to be one of the most dangerous teams in the world.