Former Pakistani fast bowler Wahab Riaz has been appointed as the Chief Selector of the selection committee of the national men’s cricket team.

Wahab Riaz’s first assignment will be to select the Pakistan team for the three-Test series in Australia, scheduled to take place from December 14 to January 7, and the five-match T20I series in New Zealand from January 12 to 21, 2023.

Wahab Riaz started his international career in 2008 and took a total of 237 wickets while also scoring 1200 runs in 27 Tests, 91 ODIs, and 36 Twenty20 Internationals.


He played three World Cups and was Pakistan’s second most successful bowler with 35 wickets in those competitions.