PCB chief halts announcement of Pakistan squad for T20 World Cup

04:29 PM | 24 May, 2024
PCB chief halts announcement of Pakistan squad for T20 World Cup
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LAHORE – Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Mohsin Naqvi on Friday stopped the management from announcing the final national squad for the T20 World Cup 2024, which is scheduled to be held in the United States and the West Indies next month (June 2024).

Reports said Naqvi had expressed displeasure at the selection committee over its working style as it did not hold regular meetings to select the players. 

Moreover, minutes of the selection committee meetings were not shared with him, reports said. 

The Pakistan squad is likely to be announced by the cricket board at 7:00 pm today after addressing the concerns raised by the PCB chairman. 

The selection committee was set to name the 15-member squad today ICC has set May 25 as deadline for the announcement of the teams.


Currency Rates in Pakistan - PKR to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 18 June 2024

Pakistani rupee rates against US Dollar and other currencies on June 18, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR Rate Today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.50 for buying and 280.65 for selling.

Euro's buying rate stands at 296 and selling rate is 299 while British Pound rate is 349.7 for buying, and 353.25 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 74.80 and Saudi Riyal at 72.80.

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.50 280.65
Euro EUR 296.00 299.00
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.70 353.25
U.A.E Dirham AED 74.80 75.60
Saudi Riyal SAR 72.80 73.55
Australian Dollar AUD 182.00 184.00
Bahrain Dinar BHD 741.18 749.18
Canadian Dollar CAD 204.00 206.00
China Yuan CNY 38.43 38.83
Danish Krone DKK 40.18 40.58
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.66 36.01
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.90 1.98
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 909.34 909.34
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.30 59.90
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.79 172.79
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.97 26.27
Omani Riyal OMR 723.88 731.88
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203.65 205.65
Swedish Korona SEK 26.40 26.70
Swiss Franc CHF 311.90 314.40
Thai Bhat THB 7.58 7.73


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