Azhar Ali recently called on Chairman PCB Shaharyar M Khan and informed him that he wished to relinquish the captaincy of Pakistan’s ODI team mainly because it was affecting his batting form. Chairman PCB thanked him for his dignified leadership of the team and informed him that his standing in the team would not be affected by his relinquishing of the captaincy.
After consulting relevant stakeholders, the Chairman has nominated Sarfraz Ahmed as captain of Pakistan’s ODI team for future series.
Sarfraz Ahmed is also the T20 Captain of Pakistan, apart from his keeping, he is a good batsman.
He scored 1498 in ODI, just 52 innings with the average of 34.84, in T20, he scored 337 with the average of 33.7.