Pakistan one-day star batsmen and Captain Azhar Ali and batsman Mohammad Hafeez have boycotted a training camp in protest at the inclusion of bowler Mohammad Amir. But Now Mohammad Hafeez, Azhar Ali agree to return to camp alongside pacer Mohammad Amir.
Both senior Pakistan’s star batsman and caption Azhar Ali and opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez finally agreed Saturday to join a cricket training camp once again against the inclusion of Muhammad Amir. Since his return to the Pakistan cricket, Amir has taken 22 wickets in a Grade II tournament before capturing an impressive 34 in four qualifying matches of the Quid-e-Azam trophy. Recently he also grabbed 17 wickets in Pakistan’s premier first-class tournament. While Pakistan Cricket Board included Amir among the other 26 players selected for the camp.
‘’Former cricket legend and a great politician Imran Khan: If criminals can run the country why can’t Amir play cricket’’?
“Legendary Pakistan all-rounder Imran Khan said he Backs convicted spot-fixer Mohammad Amir’s return to international cricket”.
Pakistan’s former test cricketers are divided badly on giving Aamir another chance in international cricket. Ex-test captain “Ramiz Raja and great fast bowler Sikander Bakht insisted that he should not be given another opportunity to play for Pakistan in future”.
But the former captain and a star batsmen Mohammad Yusuf and Rawalpindi exp shohaib akhtar is in favor of Amir’s inclusion as he feels that he has completed his punishment and now he deserves another opportunity in Pakistan cricket.
Legendary fast bowler Waseem Akram said that Amir’s return will strengthen the Pakistan pace bowling attack”.
Both Former legendary captains Ramiz Raja and Rashid Latif and ex-Test openers and head coach Mohsin Khan have been very critical about allowing Amir and the two other players Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif back in the team after serving their spot-fixing bans for five years.
“Rameez Raja, who is the ambassador of Pakistan Super League (PSL), said that if he had in powers to make a call on the Amir’s matter, he would have never let Amir to play again for Pakistan”.
Legendary fast bowler Waseem Akram on Wednesday back the return of left-arm pace bowler Mohammad Amir to the Pakistan team “Amir had paid for his crime and must now be allowed back to the Pakistan cricket team. ICC earlier this month revised its anti-corruption code, created a safe way for all the banned players to feature in first-class once again.