Former Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq was appointed head coach of the national side.
The 45-year-old, who retired from international cricket will coach Pakistan in three formats.
Waqar Younis, that returns to the team as bowling coach will supports him.
Misbah replaces former head coach Mickey Arthur, who abandoned Pakistan in the end of the contract in August as soon as they failed to achieve the semi-finals of their Cricket World Cup.
The selection panel described Misbah since the”unanimous choice” for its empty role and have confirmed he will also take over as the chairman of selectors for the national team.
“it’s extremely hard for me to join a select group of some of the very best to have coached the Pakistan national sides previously,” Misbah explained.
“It is an honour and over this, a large obligation as we breathe and live cricket.
“I know expectations are high, but I am totally ready and up for the job otherwise I would not have pitched my name in the hat one of the most difficult and coveted characters in Pakistan cricket”
PCB Chief Executive Wasim Khan added:”We’re thrilled to have someone of Misbah-ul-Haq’s leadership, ability and prestige taking on the obligation of our national team.
“At precisely exactly the identical time, I want to thank all the local and overseas candidates who offered their solutions, but the board unanimously put their weight Misbah as it thought he was an ideal match for the double assignments due to his understanding, knowledge and requirements of Pakistan cricket around all the three formats of this game.”

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