Karachi: PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani has rejected the impression that Prime Minister Imran Khan, who had led the nation to 1992 World Cup triumph, is interfering in cricket affairs.
"He doesn't intrude in any respect. However he has made it clear that he desires to see a cricket system in Pakistan freed from politicisation and a inner construction which is predicated on high quality slightly than amount," Mani mentioned in Lahore.
Imran, in his place as patron-in-chief of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), nominated Mani for the place of PCB Chairman after Najam Sethi resigned final yr.
Mani admitted that the PCB was a really politicised establishment and time was required to alter the tradition and dealing within the board.
"The duty given to me is to make our home construction a high quality one and to streamline issues within the board to such an extent that it turns into an exemplary establishment and is second to none among the many boards of the world."
Mani additionally sought to dispel the impression that due to stress from Imran, the PCB would finish the position of departments in home cricket in its new construction.
"We’re not ending departments as they’ve a job to play in Pakistan cricket however we try to enhance our home set-up," he added.
Mani mentioned Imran wished to see Pakistan develop into a constant successful facet whose cricket system was taken for instance by different Boards.