PCB to mon­i­tor Amir's per­for­mance in Na­tional T20

The Pak Banker - - INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS/SPORTS -

The Pak­istan Cricket Board (PCB) will be hav­ing a spe­cial check on pacer Muham­mad Amir's per­for­mance in the forth­com­ing Na­tional Twenty 20 Cup to be staged at the Pindi Cricket Sta­dium.

The Na­tional T20 Cup 2015-16 will be played in Pindi Cricket Sta­dium from Septem­ber 1 to 15. The Qual­i­fy­ing round will be held from Septem­ber 1 to 5 while the Na­tional T20 tour­na­ment will be played at from Septem­ber 8 to 15.

Talk­ing to a Rawalpindi Re­gion of­fi­cial, Amir who was banned from In­ter­na­tional Cricket for a pe­riod of five years is all set to make his come­back into the In­ter­na­tional Cricket very soon as his ban ends in Septem­ber this year. He said the na­tional team al­ready lacks pace bowlers and with the in­clu­sion of Amir in the squad it would im­prove the bowl­ing depart­ment. The PCB is keep­ing an eye on his per­for­mance and he is ex­pected to get a ticket to in­ter­na­tional cricket very soon, he said. He said Amir will be rep­re­sent­ing Rawalpindi Rams in the Na­tional T20 and the re­gion will also mon­i­tor his bowl­ing at its part.

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