LAHORE: Newly elected head coach of the national team, Misbah-ul-Haq, has been declared the most expensive coaches of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).
According to sources, Misbah-ul-Haq will be given the same amount of salary and other facilities as former head coach Mikey Arthur.
According to sources, the 45-year-old former Pakistan captain who was named as Pakistan men’s national team head coach in all three formats on a three-year contract will be earning around Rs2.8 million for his new role.
Moreover, sources added, Misbah will not play any more competitive cricket and will only play his part as a coach in the future. He will also get travel allowance, mobile, and a health allowance.
Misbah-ul-Haq is considered Pakistan’s most successful Test captain. He will be Pakistan’s 30th head coach but it is the first time that the head coach will also be the chief selector, along the lines of the system in New Zealand.