Senate standing committee meeting on cricket today

ISLAMABAD: The meeting of the Senateís standing committee on sports will be held here today in which discussion is expected on various matters of cricket including national teamís poor performance during the tour of Australia.

Chairman Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Ijaz Butt, chief operating officer PCB Wasim Bari, director-general PCB Javed Miandad and many former cricketers were invited to attend the meeting.

Report on teamís poor performance in Australia has been asked from former manager Abdul Raqeeb, coach Intikhab Alam and captain Mohammad Yousuf.

The committee had taken serious notice of PCB chairman Ijaz Buttís absence at the previous meeting.