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Aaqib Javed needs time to consider Bangladesh offer

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javedAaqib Javed, former Pakistan fast bowler and chief coach of the National Cricket Academy (NCA), has been offered the bowling coach’s position for the Bangladesh national team. The offer was made during Pakistan Academy’s tour of Bangladesh on which, Aaqib served as the coach.

“The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) officials came up with the offer during an informal chat while we were in Dhaka. But I plainly told them to give me at least a couple of weeks to think about it,” Aaqib told a reporter.

Aaqib, a vital member of the World Cup winning team in 1992, is also backed by many to land the job of Pakistan’s national coach. Nasim Ashraf, chairman PCB, reportedly backed Aaqib’s credentials.

However, Aaqib, who also coached the U-19 World Cup-winning teams of 2004 and 2006, is unconcerned with these reports. “Why should I worry or lose my sleep over it?” he asked. “But if the offer comes my way, I’ll certainly consider taking up the challenge as a great honour.”
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    One Response to “Aaqib Javed needs time to consider Bangladesh offer

    • 1
      javed
      December 1st, 2007 13:11 GMT

      Dear Sir,
      I really don’t understand the cricket selection of asian cricket.why not rohit sharma/manoj tiwari for india, for pakistan there is a urjent need of changes it is as poor as bangladesh,
      1.new opner/karachi
      2.new opner/karachi
      3.asim kamal (karachi)
      4.mohd.yousuf (captain)
      5.misbah ul haq
      6.abdur razzaq (4.all rounder)
      7.sarfaraz ahmed (wicket keeper)
      8.mohd. asif 1. bowler
      9.umar gul 2. bowler
      10.specilaist spinner (3. bowler)

      from lahore
      11.fast bowlwer from lahore.(5.bowler)
      drop shoaib malik,younus khan,kamran akmal,rao iftikar, anjuman,yaseer hameed, salman butt,imran nazir,imran farhat immediately. if such selection continues in future pakistan cricket is gone, it will as poor as bangladesh.

      regards.
      imran


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