The instances of players not being satisfied with their cricket board’s actions have started to increase in the modern era and it will not be a surprise more of these cases emerge. It is tough for a player as he has had to do a lot of sacrifices to attain the status of an international player and he should be given the necessary acknowledgment for it.
It can be any conflict with the board and it will be much better if the boards discuss the problems with the players in private spaces. It is very important for the Board to know the requirements of the players and here are 5 times active players publicly criticized their cricket boards.
5 Instances When Active Players Publicly Criticized Their Cricket Boards:
Kamran Akmal Questions The Selectors:
Pakistan wicket-keeper batsmen Kamran Akmal who hasn’t played international cricket for a while now was shocked when he was dropped from the squad for the five-match ODI series against Australia in 2016 despite being in good form. He took it to the Pakistan cricket board in an interview with the Express Tribune to show his disappointment over his snub.
He was confident that he will be selected and he even added about having performed in all formats in the domestic season too. Kamran Akmal is 39 years at the moment, and he has played a lot of match-winning knock for the country in crucial moments. Naturally, an aggressive batsman, he always liked to take on the bowlers.