Misbah-ul-Haq named Pakistan's new head coach, bowling coach Waqar Younis

Former captain Misbah-ul-Haq was appointed Pakistan The head coach in a three-year contract on Wednesday with great pace Waqar Younis Join him as the team's new bowling coach.

Misbah and Waqar have worked together in the past when the former was the Pakistan captain and the latter was the head coach.

Misbah will also assume the position of president of selectors with head coaches from all six sides of first-class associations such as his fellow selectors.

The decision continues printed circuit card The decision not to renew the contract of head coach Mickey Arthur after the team's failure to reach the semifinals of this year's World Cup.

Misbah, Pakistan 's most successful and longest serving Test captain, retired from international Cricket in 2017 after a distinguished career but played for Peshawar Zalmi in this year's Pakistan Super League Twenty20 tournament.