A chronology of Pakistan cricket coaches in the last nine years after former Australian fast bowler Geoff Lawson was named to succeed Bob Woolmer on Monday: September 1998: Former Pakistan great Javed Miandad takes over as coach from Haroon Rasheed.
Miandad resigns after falling out with senior players and is replaced by Mushtaq Muhammad for the 1999 World Cup.
Mushtaq sacked after the World Cup even though Pakistan finished runner-up; replaced by Wasim Raja.
South African-based Englishman Richard Pybus replaces Wasim for a tour of Australia, becoming Pakistan’s first foreign coach.
Intikhab Alam takes over after Pybus is axed following Pakistan’s 3-0 rout in the Australia Tests.
Miandad returns in place of Intikhab, who was sacked after Pakistan, lost the first two Tests against Sri Lanka in a home series.
Pybus Miandad sacked after Pakistan’s tour of New Zealand and is replaced by Pybus for the tour of England.
Pybus refuses to come Pakistan in the wake of the September 11 attacks on the US and Mudassar Nazar takes over.
Mudassar summoned home midway through the ICC Champions Trophy; Pybus returns.
Pybus quits after Pakistan are knocked out in the first round of the World Cup; Miandad returns.
Former England batsman Bob Woolmer takes over as Pakistan’s second foreign coach, replacing Miandad, who is sacked after Pakistan lose one-day and Test series at home against arch-rivals India.
Woolmer dies during the World Cup in the Caribbean. Pakistan were knocked out by minnows Ireland the previous day.
July, 2007: Former Australian fast bowler Geoff Lawson named as Pakistan’s third foreign coach.
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