All is not well between PCB and players? Amir, Hasan leave official WhatsApp groupnewstolive - May 20, 2020 64 0 COMMENTS
New Delhi: Pakistan pacers Mohammad Amir and Hasan Ali have left the WhatsApp group created by the Pakistan Cricket Board after they have been denied central contracts for 2020-21 season.
A report in cricketpakistan.com.pk quoted staff sources as saying that it was not uncommon for the gamers to voluntarily leave the group — arrange by PCB for points and suggestions associated to health — after they’re dropped from the central contract checklist.
Meanwhile, left-arm pacer Wahab Riaz, who was additionally disregarded of the central contract checklist, is nonetheless a part of the WhatsApp group.
Last week, PCB introduced an inventory of 18 gamers males’s central contract checklist for the 2020-21 season, which can come into impact from July 1. Naseem Shah and Iftikhar Ahmad have been the 2 new faces within the checklist.
PCB said that Hasan, Amir and Wahab will stay in competition for choice in what might be a busier cricket season as in comparison with the one which has simply concluded.
Following his exclusion from the checklist, Hasan had even posted a cryptic tweet which he later deleted. He final performed for Pakistan within the 2019 World Cup conflict in opposition to India at Manchester.
On the opposite hand, Amir final featured within the T20I collection in Australia whereas Wahab additionally performed his final worldwide recreation in the identical collection.