PCB SHOULD IMPROVE DOMESTIC CRICKET: YOUNIS
From Our Sports Correspondent
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad United’s bowling coach Waqar Younis yesterday said young talented players were coming to fore through Pakistan Super League (PSL) which was a good sign for Pakistan Cricket. Addressing a press conference here at a local hotel, he said he was hopeful his team would do well in the third edition of PSL. “Revival of international cricket in Pakistan is a good omen for Pakistan Cricket,” he said and added that Pakistan Army, Pakistan Police and other institutions have played an important role in reviving international cricket in the country. Speaking about the national team, he said attention needed to be drawn towards fielding department and other aspects as well. “PCB must pay attention to young players and should improve domestic cricket,” he said. On the occasion, Islamabad United Head Coach Dean Jones praised Wasim Akram for his coaching abilities. He said match fixing was a cancer for the game of Cricket. To a question, he said he was asked about only two balls regarding Sharjeel Khan. “I did not tell anything else to the tribunal about Sharjeel,” he said and added I didn’t know what he was upto. “All foreign players have shown their willingness to tour Pakistan in the PSL drafting,” he said.