The Pakistan Cricket Board’s (PCB) decision to go with Sarfraz as the captain in the upcoming World Cup is the talk of the town.
The entire cricket fraternity is satisfied with this decision and hopeful that Sarfraz will lead the side from the front as he did in Champions Trophy which Pakistan won defeating arch-rivals India in the final.
Young cricket fans and Sarfraz relatives reached his home after getting this news and distributed sweets there. A fan while talking to the ARY News said that Sarfraz is her hero and she believes that he will not disappoint Pakistan. “I support my skipper and I am confident that he will perform well in the upcoming event,” she said.
Another fan chanted the slogan ‘Sarfraz Zindabad’ and said that he is a man with nerves of steel and there is no other good option than him to lead Pakistan in the World Cup.
“We are excited to see him leading Pakistan in yet another major event in cricket calendar,” she said.
It is pertinent to mention here that after creating a lot of hype the PCB on Tuesday finally announced to retain Sarfraz as captain of the national team for the World Cup 2019.