Lawson made Consultant of Under 19 Afghanistan Cricket Team

The Afghanistan Cricket Board has snapped up the services of former Pakistan coach Geoff Lawson for the Under 19 Afghanistan Cricket Team, as a consultant for the team as it looks ahead to the Under 19 Cricket World Cup that is to be held later in the year Down Under in Australia.

Lawson, who coached the Pakistan Cricket Team for around a couple of years, will join the Afghan team when they reach Australia three weeks before the tournament kicks off in August. According to an official of the Afghanistan Cricket Board, they had approached the Australian for the post of consultant and he has agreed to take over the role of consultant for the young side.