Former badminton champion Tania appointed as women’s cricket head


LAHORE: A former national badminton champion Tania Mallick has been appointed as head of women’s cricket, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) revealed in a press release on Tuesday. 

Tania, who will resume his charge on October 1, has replaced Urooj Mumtaz who left this post in May this year to shift his complete focus on women’s team selection.

Tania holds a Masters degree from the LUMS University, has represented Pakistan in the 1986 Seoul Asian Games and was the national champion in 1987-88.

She is the vice-president of the Punjab Olympic Association since 2010, vice-president of the Punjab Squash Association and is currently serving as a member of Pakistan Olympic Association’s Education and Women’s Commissions.

She has also worked in World Bank Women Development Projects besides working in multinational organisations.

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