Shahid Afridi, Umar Akmal may face action for flaying selection decisions

Malik, who was axed from the West Indian tour after showing indifferent form in the Champions Trophy, told reporters that he didn't deserved to be dropped from the national side. Akmal, also recalled to the national side, questioned the wisdom behind dropping him for the Champions Trophy.

updated: July 07, 2013 21:09 IST
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Karachi: Just-recalled Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi and batsman Umar Akmal along with former skipper Shoaib Malik, who was dropped from the national side for the West Indies tour, could be reprimanded by PCB for criticising the selection decisions in media.

Afridi, Akmal and Malik criticised PCB on selection decisions and a board source said that the statements of all three players was being examined to see if they had violated the clauses in the players' code of conduct.

"No player is supposed to criticize the selectors, management or board officials and we are presently reviewing their statements to see if they have broken the code of conduct," the source said.

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