Pakistan’s cricket chief on Wednesday backed Misbah-ul-Haq as one-day captain, saying he would lead the side to next year’s World Cup.

Chief selector Moin Khan on Tuesday hinted at a possible change of one-day captain, saying discussions were in progress and if there was a consensus, a change could be made.

“I stand by my decision to retain Misbah as captain until the World Cup,” Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi said.AFP