The Pakistani cricketing fraternity congratulated Misbah-ul-Haq and Waqar Younis after the duo were announced as the men’s national team head coach and bowling coach, respectively.
“Many congrats Waqar Younis bhai and Misbah-ul-Haq bhai on your new roles. May the future of our cricket be brighter iA. All the best, loads of duas for both your success,” tweeted Shoaib Malik.
— Shoaib Malik 🇵🇰 (@realshoaibmalik) 4 September 2019
— Wahab Riaz (@WahabViki) 4 September 2019
Congratulations to @captainmisbahpk & @waqyounis99 on being appointed new head coach & bowling coach of Pakistan cricket team respectively.Wish them all the very best @TheRealPCB pic.twitter.com/5sexDf7MRa
— Kamran Akmal (@KamiAkmal23) 4 September 2019
Meanwhile, the owner of Pakistan Super League’s (PSL) Karachi Kings franchise Salman Iqbal congratulated the PCB for making a ‘great choice’ in picking up Misbah and Waqar.
— Salman Iqbal ARY (@Salman_ARY) 4 September 2019
Fellow Islamabad United mate Dean Jones, who was also running for the head coach post, also congratulated the two. “We have won championships together and they will do well for Pakistan. Good luck men,” he said.
I want to wish my 2 good mates in @captainmisbahpk and @waqyounis99 all the best in their new posts. We have won Championships together and they will do well for Pakistan. Good luck men. #anotherchallenge
— Dean Jones AM (@ProfDeano) 4 September 2019
Congrats #Kaptaan on being appointed Head Coach!⁰We look forward to a new era of dev & success for our national team under your coaching leadership. We are sure you’ll help them to the top just the way you helped #ISLU become Champions 2x🏆 🏆#UnitedWeWin #CricketJorrayPakistan pic.twitter.com/ZZTzR7TLz0
— Ali Naqvi (@AliNaqvi808) 4 September 2019
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) 4 September 2019