Pakistan captain Babar Azam, the captain of all formats. Azam brought his younger brother to the net practice in Lahore. After which the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) reminded him about his policies.
The post on social media caused controversy
Babar came under criticism after a picture was posted on social media. In this picture, his brother Safir is shown practicing in the nets with Pakistan fast bowler Shahnawaz Dahani bowling to him. The post on social media caused controversy. As the PCB’s High-Performance Center (HPC) policies clearly state that only Pakistani players, first-class or junior cricketers can be allowed at the center’s facilities with the permission of the authorities. and employees can use it.
A reliable PCB source said, “Babar had come to the center three-four days ago with his brother. This was before the adaptation camp started. His brother later practiced in the nets as well which was brought to the notice of the board.”
He said that no player from Pakistan is allowed to bring any of his relatives or friends to the HPC for practice, so Babar should humbly thank him. The mistake is pointed out and told not to repeat it again. “He is the captain of our national team. And he politely reminds us of the situation to which he agreed,” the source said.