The first wicket has fallen after the poor performance of the Pakistan cricket team in the World Cup 2023. Team bowling coach Morne Morkel has resigned. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has not decided to extend Morkel’s contract. The matter does not stop here, but every foreign support staff of the Pakistan cricket team can be thrown out. The PCB is going to hold a meeting soon, in which big and tough decisions will be taken.
If reports are to be believed, Pakistan team captain Babar Azam’s captaincy is also in danger. It has also emerged that the Pakistan Cricket Board is considering axing the entire group of foreign support staff. According to Pakistani news channel Sama TV, Pakistan team head coach Grant Bradburn, team director Mickey Arthur and batting coach Andrew Patik may be released. Bowling coach Morne Morkel was also part of this support staff.
The report further states that PCB Chief Zaka Ashraf has held an emergency meeting with former captain Younis Khan today i.e. November 14, Tuesday. The board will review Pakistan’s poor performance and try to address the shortcomings. Pakistan team World Cup In 2023, she managed to win only 4 out of 9 matches and finished fifth with 8 points. The team has not reached the semi-finals in the last three World Cups.
Gull replaces Morkel
A day after the resignation of Pakistan’s bowling coach Morne Morkel, there have also been reports that his replacement Umar Gul may be given the bowling role for the Test series against Australia. Pakistan reshuffled its coaching staff earlier this year and appointed Mickey Arthur as the online team director, who only World Cup 2023 Join the team for