Hashmatullah Shahidi was named Afghanistan’s new Check, ODI skipper.© AFP
Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) members on Monday authorised the proposition to go forward with split-captaincy for the nationwide workforce. The Afghan board has additionally successfully eliminated Asghar Afghan as skipper of the boys’s nationwide workforce. “As per the choice, left-hander Hashmatullah Shahidi is appointed the brand new ODI and Check captain of the nationwide workforce whereas Rahmat Shah will function the vice-captain for each codecs,” the ACB stated in an official launch.
“Moreover, it was determined that all-rounder Rashid Khan will stay the vice-captain of the T20I workforce whereas the choice to nominate the brand new captain can be taken quickly,” it added.
The official launch of ACB additional states that the choice to take away Asghar Afghan from captaincy was taken primarily based on an investigation carried out by ACB’s investigative committee.
The investigation concluded that a few of Afghan’s selections because the captain of the workforce resulted in Afghanistan’s loss to Zimbabwe within the first Check of the sequence between either side in Abu Dhabi in March.
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