Team Selection: Fawad Alam ‘Cried over Rejection

Fawad Alam saga continues to haunt Pakistan cricket since the announcement of squad for England tour in which the left-handed batsman was ignored while chief selector’s nephew was included.
Fawad Alam couldn’t control over his emotions and burst into tears when he was informed that he was not selected. Skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, who was with Alam at that time, too shed tears and consoled the dejected player, the report added.
Chief Selector Inzamam-ul-Haq is under fire since the announcement and several cricket legends including Wasim Akram and Rashid Latif have questioned the logic of sidelining Alam despite good domestic performance.Pakistan named four uncapped players in their test squad for the team’s upcoming tour of Ireland and England.