In the latest edition of our AUDIO feature, "View from the Pavilion", former Pakistan player Aamir Sohail discusses the Saeed Ajmal situation and wonders why the Coaching staff attached to the Pakistan team did not act to spot and circumvent the crisis.
1. Coaching staff should have seen that Ajmal was struggling with his action
2. Selection policies should have ensured that pressure is not solely on Ajmal to take wickets - pressure which resulted in him trying harder to take wickets with a suspect action.
3. Saqlain Mushtaq's presence seems to indicate that PCB has little faith in abilities of Mushtaq Ahmed.
In this episode of VFTP, we discuss Younis Khan's inclusion and Bilawal Bhatti's exclusion from ODI squad also speak about Mohammad Hafeez and whether him being dropped from the Test squad is a temporary blip in his career. We also touch upon Umar Akmal's elevation to the team to represent Pakistan in Tests against Sri Lanka.
In our latest View from the Pavilion (VFTP) AUDIO Podcast, we (MenInG for PakPassion.net) speak to renowned TV journalist Faizan Lakhani about his views on outcomes of the recently held ICC meeting in Melbourne.
One of Pakistan's most well known TV Analyst and presenter, Mirza Iqbal Baig is the guest on this edition of the View From The Pavilion.
In this show, he talks about
1. Moin Khan's dual role as Coach and Chief Selector and it's implications on Pakistan team
2. Waqar Younis's selection which was pretty much confirmed before the deadline
3. Misbah-ul-Haq's captaincy and the performance of Najam Sethi so far