The Pakistan Cricket Board declared Misbah-ul-Haq as Pakistan’s next head coach, in addition to this Pakistan Cricket Board also announced that Misbah-ul-Haq will be the Chief Selector previously enjoyed by Inzamam-ul-Haq.
Misbah-ul-Haq fame started with the victory from India in the 2007 twenty world tournament’s final.
Mickey Arthur’s former head coach replaced by Misbah, who was earning $20,000 per month and now this amount will be earned by newly appointed coach Misbah. The amount is equal to Rs 3.15 million in Pakistani rupees and Rs 37.62 million annually.
The U-19 coaching position was once rejected by Misbah approached by PCB an Rs of 1.5 million, later the board offered the same position to Younis khan but only offered Rs 1.1 million which was rejected by Younis khan.
There was a great conflict of interest while giving Misbaha a dual role. However, PCB made the decision. In addition to this, the selection committee will also include the head coaches of all newly formed regional associations.
Misbah career overview
He caught the first attention in 2002 when he made played well in the tr-nation tournament in Nairobi but later he was sidelined from the national side. He made his comeback into the national team in 2007 where he played well in the T20 world cup and then made a couple of hundreds in the three-match Test series. In 2008 he was made vice caption of the team, but he performed very unwell. In 2010 he was made caption of test against South Africa. Misbah was made as the ODI caption after Shahid in 2012.
Misbah scored over 1,000 runs in a calendar year and named as stand-out performer in 2013 and remain caption till 2015 world cup.
Interesting facts about Misbah
In 2014 he made a record of 56-ball hundred against Australia.
Misbah has a master’s degree in business administration