Umar Akmal and Basit quarrel in the dressing room
Karachi: During the Quaid e Azam cricket tournament final, heated arguments took place in the dressing room between test batsman Umar Akmal and coach Basit Ali.
Sources say while playing against UBL in the first innings Umar Akmal playing for SNGPL was sent to bat at a lower order for the second time despite his request to coach Basit Ali. Heated arguments took place between the two and the matter went out of control, the team officials and players had to step in to bring an end to the quarrel.
It may be noted that two months earlier the matter of night party came up against Umar in Hyderabad and it was said that Basit Ali was the one who disclosed Umar Akmal’s arrest to the media.