Former Pakistan players Thursday said it was surprising to see that Misbah-ul-Haq’s contribution to the team’s success was not found good enough for recognition at the annual PCB awards ceremony held in Lahore last week.
While Saeed Ajmal and Mohammad Hafeez walked with most of the awards, Misbah was ignored by the three-member committee formed to select the winners. “It is disappointing to see that someone like easily enough Pakistan’s most successful captain has not been acknowledged by the PCB,” former captain Rashid Latif said.
“It is sad that we have always tended to overlook the contribution of Misbah to Pakistan cricket. He has led the side maturely at a time when Pakistan cricket was going through its worst crisis. “But being a gentleman he has not protested. If I had been in his place or any other cricketer would definitely have protested over this injustice,” Latif added.Read more