Raja’s remark got here after New Zealand abruptly ended their tour of Pakistan, citing a safety menace.
In a video message launched by the PCB, Raja stated he was as upset as each Pakistani on the cancellation of New Zealand’s tour.
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“Release your frustration and anger by channeling it in direction of your efficiency. Take out your frustration within the coming World Cup by performing nicely,” stated the brand new PCB chief.
“Once you become a world-class team, people will start lining up to play. Everyone will want to play against you. So I want us to learn from this, move forward and keep strong. There is no need to be disappointed,” he stated.
Raja additionally admitted that the cancellation by the New Zealand crew may additionally lead to extra issues for the PCB. He stated that worldwide and home cricket in Pakistan has been put beneath stress.
“But we will do whatever we can and you will soon get to hear good news and results. In the meantime we have to focus and put our energy into our domestic structure to produce world class players.”
He instructed cricket followers that he may perceive their ache.
“It is a shared pain and whatever happened is not right for Pakistani cricket,” he stated, calling the state of affairs an “unfortunate scenario”.
However, he urged followers not to lose hope.
“We have experienced such situations in the past but we have always moved forward. We have a lot of resilience and strength, and that is because of the fans and the cricket team,” he stated.
“Even if we don’t manage to overcome it, we have enough confidence that we can create a world-class team while (playing) at a domestic level.”