Former PSL winners Peshawar Zalmi introduced on Saturday that they’ve appointed Pakistani batting nice Inzamam-ul-Haq as a “mentor and batting marketing consultant”.
The Peshawar franchise mentioned that Inzamam will assume the function for the remaining matches of the continued PSL season.
“Inzamam-ul-Haq is welcome in Zalmi household,” mentioned Peshawar Zalmi Chairman Javed Afridi whereas saying the information.
In the meantime, Peshawar Zalmi’s Director of Cricket Mohammad Akram known as Inzamam as one of many biggest batsmen within the Pakistan’s historical past.
“Inzamam-ul-Haq’s intensive expertise will assist Zalmi’s batsmen, particularly the kids who will get an opportunity to study rather a lot from the legend,” mentioned Akram.
The previous captain was concerned in Pakistan’s solely World Cup triumph in 1992 and in his profession scored 11,739 runs in ODI cricket and eight,830 runs in Take a look at matches.
Gamers to courageous Abu Dhabi’s harsh warmth
The remaining matches of the PSL shall be held in Abu Dhabi’s harsh climate, the place the mercury is anticipated to exceed 40 levels throughout June.
The PCB is already taking steps to make sure the gamers are shielded from dehydration and different results of the warmth. The Pakistan group’s physio has suggested the gamers to stay hydrated all through the match.
Gamers can encounter health issues proper earlier than the England tour, says sources, including that the PCB has determined to supply ice jackets and ice coolers to gamers of the six franchises.
The cricketers can even be given vitality drinks to thrust back the warmth and the board has determined to supply prolonged water breaks in between matches.
The PCB spokesperson mentioned that in case a match was affected as a result of coronavirus, there have been no plans in place to cowl insurance coverage for it.
“Losses that come up from pure causes aren’t insured,” mentioned the PCB’s spokesperson, including that in case the match was affected by another purpose, there was insurance coverage cowl for it.
UAE grants approval for remaining matches
After what was a really tense wait, the PCB lastly bought the approval from the UAE authorities, to host the remaining matches of the PSL in Abu Dhabi, on Thursday.
“We’re delighted with this improvement because the remaining hurdles within the staging of the remaining HBL PSL 6 matches in Abu Dhabi have been overcome and all techniques at the moment are good to go,” PCB Chief Govt Wasim Khan had mentioned.
“The holding of the remaining matches in Abu Dhabi will permit our followers to as soon as once more observe and help their favorite gamers and groups by way of our high-quality broadcast protection of probably the most aggressive cricket leagues on the planet,” he had mentioned.