Afridi led Lahore to its maiden PSL title last year in Pakistan's premier domestic Twenty20 tournament that has once again attracted several foreign T20 specialists.
Akram added he didn't want the extra baggage of stress that comes with coaching the national side.
Afridi, who is the interim chief selector, had initially only accepted the responsibility for the ongoing series against New Zealand but is now having second thoughts.
With the T20 leagues mushrooming around the world, players have started to prioritise franchise cricket over national duty.
Wahab, who is currently playing in the Bangladesh Premier League, will take oath after he returns to Pakistan.
Raja was removed as PCB chairman by the country's government, which appointed a 14-member committee, headed by Najam Sethi.
An exhibition match of the PSL at the Nawab Akbar Bugti Stadium was halted for some time following an explosion in the Police Lines area, which left five people injured.
A 6-ft 6-inch right-arm pacer, Pakistan-born Mohammed Irfan Jr has made Sydney his home for last three years and bowled at India nets ahead of their Netherlands game in ICC T20 World Cup 2022.
Meanwhile, the 2025 Champions Trophy will be the first ICC event to be held in Pakistan in almost 30 years.
ICC's rough Futures Tours & Programme draft reportedly has a dedicated two and half month IPL window.
Ramiz Raja said that his predecessors in the PCB top job had also used bulletproof cars for the same reason.
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After just 80 runs in the first five games, KKR dropped Ajinkya Rahane against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday.
A hard-hitting batting all-rounder, Tim David, has made the Mumbai Indians playing XI just twice in this ongoing IPL 2022.
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Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has alleged that James Faulkner was demanding a double payment of his 70 percent contractual fee.
James Faulkner abruptly left Pakistan Super League citing payment disputes, though Pakistan Cricket Board has denied the allegation.
Islamabad United need just a win in their last two group stage matches to qualify for the Pakistan Super League 2022 playoffs.
Multan Sultans’ 245/3 against Quetta Gladiators was the second-highest total in Pakistan Super League history before winning the game by 117 runs.
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Quetta Gladiators was Shahid Afridi’s fourth Pakistan Super League franchise after Multan Sultans, Karachi Kings and Peshawar Zalmi.
Lahore Qalandars are sitting pretty healthy at second spot in the PSL 2022 table. Quetta Gladiators are fourth with three wins and three losses.
Quetta Gladiators lost to Islamabad United in the first leg by 43 runs and will look for revenge in the return leg on Saturday.
Unbeaten Multan Sultans will look to complete a league double against Lahore Qalandars in PSL 2022. Here's how to watch.
Defending champions Multan Sultans face Peshawar Zalmi in a replay of last season's final as PSL 2022 moves to Lahore from Karachi. Check match and telecast...