#BringBackAhmedShahzad trends as Babar Azam's leadership under fire after World Cup exit

07:10 PM | 22 Jun, 2024
#BringBackAhmedShahzad trends as Babar Azam's leadership under fire after World Cup exit

LAHORE – The devastating T20 World Cup campaign of Pakistan cricket team sparked massive criticism, and now cricket fans are rallying behind #BringBackAhmedShahzad amid calls for captaincy change.

Cricket fans and social media users are fiery as Pakistan exits T20 World Cup 2024 in group stage, with many questioning Babar Azam and his plan for key ICC event.

Green Shirts are bearing the brunt over disastrous performances and controversies regarding internal groupings within the squad. Amid the chaos, cricket fans are rallying behind hashtag #BringBackAhmedShahzad, pushing for new team leadership.

Babar XI remains in debate due to consistent poor performances and other underlying issues for quite some time. As criticism mounts on the entire team, hashtags like #BringBackAhmedShahzad are trending on social media platform X, with hundreds of posts calling for a leadership overhaul.

Journalists and social media users have even alleged that Babar Azam accepted luxury gifts in exchange for underperforming in the T20 World Cup, further fueling calls for his removal from the captaincy.

Flamboyant batsman Ahmed Shahzad is gaining support for his leadership qualities and is being considered a preferable option for the captaincy role.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, Riyal Rate in Pakistan Today Open Market Rates - 15 July 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on July 15, 2024 (Monday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 279.8 for buying and 280.75 for selling. Euro's buying rate moves up to 301.25 and selling rate is 303.15.

British Pound rate is 355.15 for buying, and 358.65 for selling. UAE Dirham AED was at 76.5 and Saudi Riyal lowered to 73.65.

Currency Rates Today

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)       
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.8 280.75
Euro EUR 301.25 303.15
UK Pound Sterling GBP 355.15 358.65
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.5 77.25
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.65 74.37
Australian Dollar AUD 184.55 186.35
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741 749
Canadian Dollar CAD 203.75 205.75
China Yuan CNY 38.35 38.75
Danish Krone DKK 40.05 40.45
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.43
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 908.25 917.35
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.95 59.75
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.24 171.24
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.04 26.34
Omani Riyal OMR 722.87 730.89
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.39 77.09
Singapore Dollar SGD 202 204
Swedish Korona SEK 26.5 26.8
Swiss Franc CHF 309.15 311.65
Thai Bhat THB 7.5 7.65


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