Pakistan appoint Hafeez as Twenty20 captain

Last Updated: Thu, May 10, 2012 09:48 hrs

Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has named Mohammad Hafeez as the new captain of the national Twenty20 team but retained Misbah-ul-Haq as the skipper for tests and one-day internationals.

"The appointments are for the coming tour to Sri Lanka," PCB Chairman Zaka Ashraf told a news conference on Thursday.

Pakistan tours Sri Lanka from May 29 to play three tests, five ODIs and two Twenty20 matches.

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