New Delhi: Pakistan Cricket Board CEO Wasim Khan on Saturday (June 5) said that left-arm pacer Mohammad Amir can still represent Pakistan with talks ongoing between him and the coaches of the national team over a rapprochement. “I also made it clear to him that the path he adopted was not right as a senior player,” he said on the Cricket Baaz channel on YouTube.
He also said that Amir had raised grievances against the team management in a meeting in the United Kingdom.
“I think Amir is a valuable player for us even now and we will now make efforts to bring about a rapprochement between him and the coaches, Wasim said.
Amir had announced that he would never play for the Pakistan team under the current management of Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis whom he accused of bias towards him.
The left-arm pacer has signed with the Barbados franchise in the Caribbean Premier League and will also play for the Karachi Kings in the Pakistan Super League which will restart from June 9.
Babar Azam, the skipper of Pakistan has also announced that we ready to talk to Amir and resolve all the issues between the two parties.
Khan also added that Misbah’s contract which is set to expire in September may be renewed but the decision over it will only be taken after the T20 World Cup.