Lahore: Pakistan cricket's interim chief Tuesday backed Test and one-day captain Misbah-ul Haq after former stars demanded his sacking in the wake of embarrassing Test defeats against Zimbabwe.
Pakistan were beaten by 24 runs in the second Test in Harare last week -- their first loss at the hands of the cricketing minnows for 15 years -- which left the two-match series tied 1-1. (Read: Misbah laments batting failure in Zimbabwe)
The visitors also lost a one-dayer but went on to win the three-match one-day series 2-1. (Also read: Misbah-led Faisalabad Wolves lose opening CLT20 qualifier)