Tauqir Zia included in comittee to probe Oval fiasco

KARACHI: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has included former chairman of the board Lt Gen (retired) Tauqir Zia in the committee, formed to investigate the controversy behind the 2006 Oval Test, after which the number of its members went four.

Earlier, it was a three-member committee announced on Thursday and it was comprised of former captain and director national Cricket Academy Aamir Sohail, Wasim Bari and Sultan Rana but now the board increased the number of members to four by including Lt Gen (R) Tauqir Zia.

The committee will review the role of Pakistan cricket officials, captain and other players in the Oval Test fiasco and also to determine who was responsible for the destruction of Pakistan cricket image and financial loss to the board.