LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) issued a show cause notice to opening batsman Mohammad Hafeez on Tuesday for his tweets regarding players’ education.
Hafeez had showed displeasure over Shahryar Khan’s recent comment about lack of educated players in the national team.
Shahryar had termed lack of educated players in team as one of the vital causes of Pakistan poor performance at the international stage.
Hafeez, during a question and answer session on Twitter with fan replied to a qury, ” Education is an important part of life but Having degrees r not enough..I m proud to b a TEST cricketer#my DEGREE.”
Education is an important part of life but Having degrees r not enough..I m proud to b a TEST cricketer#my DEGREE https://t.co/zagzyZZyrG
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) May 22, 2016
He further wrote, Cricket is a complete education of a human being I believe.”
The board perceived Mohammad Hafeez’s tweets as opposing to the PCB boss and hence asked a written explanation from him.
However, Hafeez has stated that he has just answered a fan’s question on social media and he is unaware of the whole scenario.