Lahore (August 9, 2017): Najam Sethi has been elected unopposed as the new chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) during the PCB board meeting today.
The BoG of PCB met today at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore to elect the board’s new chairman following the end of Shahryar Khan’s tenure as chairman.
Nomination for the slot of chairman PCB was to be filed before the BoG meeting. However, no one expect Sethi filed nomination papers and consequently he was declared elected unopposed.
Former captains Wasim Akram, Ramiz Raja and Rashid Latif had earlier issued statements backing Sethi’s appointment as the new chairman of PCB.
The three had praised Sethi for his efforts to organise the PSL, saying that Pakistan cricket has already started enjoying fruits of the country’s T20 competition.