LAHORE: Shahid Afridi has been appointed as the captain of the Pakistan T-20 team till 2016 by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) while Misbah ul Haq will lead the ODI team in the 2015 World Cup.
According to Chairman PCB Shaharar Khan, the captains for both the formats have been appointed after consultations with all concerned.
It is pertinent to mention here that Shahid Afridi has not only captained Pakistan in the T-20s but all formats previously. He has played 381 ODIs and 74 T-20 internationals for Pakistan.
He also lead Pakistan to the semi finals of the 2011 World Cup. He was a key player when Pakistan won the T-20 World Cup in 2009.
Wishing both the captains best of luck, PCB chairman said that the team for Tests, ODIs and T-20s will be announced soon.