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shahid afridi is being chosen as a t20 captain. 575 views
All-rounder Shahid Afridi is being chosen as a T20 captain by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) until the 2016 World T20 in India. Muhammad Hafeez resigned from his post and his post is covered by Shahid Khan Afridi,because of Pakistan faliure in 2014 World T20 in Bangladesh.
Afridi has first assignement,as a captain in the series of Australia vs Pakistan in October later this year,since his axing from the leadership role in 2011.This will be a great chance for Shahid Khan Afridi to became captain if he will successed.
This will be Afridi's second chance as captain of the T20.Before this,Afridi has led his team to the semifinal of the 2010 World T20. He has also awarded Pakistani team by T20 World Champion in august 2014 .
In the other hand, Misbah-ul-Haq will continue his captainicy as Pakistan's Test and ODI captain until the 2015 World Cup.
"In taking decission democratically, I will consulte with the Cricket Committee and board members before announcing this important decisions. I hope that both Afridi and Misbah will work hard in their upcoming assignments," announced by chairman of PCB "Shaharyar Khan"