Pakistan Cricket Board Should Stop Wasting Money on Journalists
By: Arsheel Khan, Nimra Ishtiaq and Usma Ghias
Esteemed sports journalist Mirza Iqbal Baig has been heavily involved with sports journalism in Pakistan for a number of years and is currently an anchor on PTV Sports, having previously hosted over 700 episodes of Bolain Kya Baat Hai on Geo Super.
The Karachi-born presenter graduated from the city’s university with an M.S.C in Economics before starting a long and distinguished career working as a sports reporter for Radio Pakistan.
In an exclusive interview with Pakpassion, Mirza Iqbal Baig discusses how his love for cricket began, how he got into journalism, his thoughts on the standard of journalism in Pakistan, and his plans for the future.