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PCB Media Release-Captain, Team Management and Tour Selection Committee for World Cup

Lahore February 4, 2011:  Pakistan Cricket Board announces Shahid Afridi as captain of Pakistan Team for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. Misbah ul Haq has been announced as Vice Captain for the event.

Commenting on the decision Chairman PCB said “I had detailed discussions with team management and players in New Zealand regarding captain and vice captain and am pleased to state that everyone fully endorsed these decisions”.

The Team Management will comprise of:

-          Mr. Intikhab Alam                 Manager
-          Waqar Younis                       Coach
-          Aaqib Javed                         Bowling Consultant
-          Shahid Aslam                       Assistant Team Manager
-          Dr. Faisal Hayat                    Physio
-          Saboor Ahmed                     Trainer
-          Muhammad Talha Ejaz         Analyst
-          Muhammad Akhtar               Masseur
-          Wasim Ahmed                      Team Security Manager

Following will be the Tour Selection Committee:

-          Manager                               (Chairman)
-          Coach                                   (Member)
-          Captain                                 (Member)
-          Vice Captain                         (Member)