Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam was recently accused of sexual harassment and physical torture by a woman and it was believed that Azam may have to lose his captaincy. But now the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has made it clear that Azam will be in command of the team for a long time.
According to a report by Cricinfo, PCB Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Wasim Khan has stated that Babur will remain the captain as long as he and chairman Ehsan Mani are there. Speaking to YouTube channel Cricket Baaz, Khan said, ‘We have made him captain because he is our best batsman. He is quite strong young and mentally. They can handle the command of all three formats better.
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Captain is in all three formats
He said that he is our best selection because he is the better future. He is our best batsman. It is time to move forward with Babur. He will also become the best captain in Tests. Babar was recently named Test captain of Pakistan cricket team. He is already the captain of the ODI and T20 teams.
Babar was accused
Babar was recently accused of exploitation by a Pakistani woman. In the press conference shown on Pakistan’s Channel 24 NewsHD, the woman claimed that Babur exploited her for 10 years and also made her pregnant. The woman has said that Babur promised to marry her. The woman had said that when Azam was not selected in the Pakistan team, she used to bear his expenses and even after that. He also said that Azam had asked him to undergo an abortion.