Federal Cabinet approves PCB’s new constitution
The federal cabinet has reportedly approved the new constitution of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Daily Jang reported.
According to the Urdu daily, the decision was taken under a cabinet meeting headed by Prime Minister Imran Khan.
The cabinet gave its go-ahead to the new constitution, giving way to a new domestic cricket system that will feature six provincial teams.
The decision was taken in line with the prime minister’s long-term vision of abolishing departmental system and developing a structure similar to the one in Australia.
As per the new system, Pakistan’s domestic structure will have six teams namely Punjab, South Punjab, Sindh, KPK, Balochistan and Federal Capital Areas. Meanwhile, one team for each region would play a Grade 2 tournament, according to Jang.