The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) intervened in Mohammad Hafeez and Sarfaraz Ahmed’s Twitter spat and “resolved” it, sources knowledgeable Geo Information on Saturday.
The PCB’s group administration, in a gathering with the gamers, suggested them to not bask in such acts as they expressed their “displeasure” over the matter, sources added.
The Hafeez vs Sarfaraz debate was triggered after Hafeez’s congratulatory tweet to Muhammad Rizwan during which he had hit not directly at his former skipper prompting a powerful response from him.
Hafeez tweeted on Thursday to understand Rizwan for his ton and stated, “Congratulations @iMRizwanPak on scoring T20 Hundred points. U r a Star shining star. Wonder how long u need to prove that u r NO1 wicketkeeper/Batsman in Pakistan in all formats of the game”.
This prompted a response from Sarfaraz who has not been included within the enjoying XI.
“Hafeez bhai Sb, whoever has played for Pakistan from Imtiaz Ahmed, Wasim Bari, Tasleem Arif to Saleem Yousuf and from Moin Khan, Rashid Latif to Kamran Akmal and even Rizwan right now has always been number ONE for the country and have been respected accordingly,” he tweeted to Hafeez.
Sarfaraz famous that everybody is behind Rizwan and wished he performs many extra wonderful innings for Pakistan.
“Aur ayende bhee jisko bhee chance milega wo Pakistan ke liye number ONE hee huga. (And whoever is given a chance to play would be no 1 for Pakistan).”
The previous skipper additionally urged Hafeez to not create divisions. “We expect nothing but positiveness coming from an international player who has played so many games for Pakistan.”
Former gamers and consultants have additionally been commenting on the matter since Rizwan emerged as a pillar for the cricket group and rescued it at completely different events.