Pakistan cricket team’s new head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has prohibited unhealthy and oily foods from the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy to enhance the fitness of the players he has said that unhealthy food is the main cause of mal functioning of the players in ground as they just gain weight and become lethargic.
The former captain was well known for his fitness during his career and managed to play till the age of 42 on the basis of his discipline.
Now as the head coach, he has made it clear that fitness will be one of his top priorities.He has taken oily and unhealthy dishes off the players’ menu.
The players are now being served healthier food during matches such as barbecue, pasta and fruits, especially at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore. The new diet will help keep the players’ weight in check and improve fitness.
Misbah has also instructed the regional team coaches to focus on the players’ dietary and fitness regimes.
He has also been omnipresent at the PCB properties and been monitoring the matches.