On Monday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed that Australia will tour Pakistan in March 2022. Will probably be Australia’s first tour of the nation since 1998.
The multi-format tour will start from March 03 and proceed until April 05. Each side will play a three-match Take a look at collection adopted by as many One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and a solitary T20 Worldwide.
The opening Take a look at will happen in Karachi, whereas the second red-ball fixture can be performed at Rawalpindi. Equally, Lahore will host the ultimate Take a look at in addition to the ODI collection and a one-off T20I match.
The three-match Take a look at leg can be a part of the ICC World Take a look at Championship 2021-23, whereas the three ODIs shall be part of the ODI Tremendous League.
Saying the Aussie tour, PCB chairman Ramiz Raja expressed his happiness and mentioned, “I’m delighted to welcome Australia to Pakistan. From a private perspective, it pleases me no finish that we’ll be engaged in a three-Take a look at match collection, connoisseurs delight. Australia are one of many high-performing sides, and them taking part in in our yard for the primary time after a spot of 24 years can be a particular deal with for the followers.”
“Likewise, it is going to be a fantastic alternative for the Australia cricketers to not solely play at our iconic venues but in addition really feel and benefit from the respect, love and hospitality that this nice nation gives, one thing which most of their earlier era of cricketers missed out by taking part in offshore,” he added.
Forward of the tour, a Cricket Australia delegation will go to Pakistan to debate logistics, safety and Covid-19 protocols.
Right here is the complete schedule:
- March 3-7: First Take a look at, Karachi
- March 12-16: Second Take a look at, Rawalpindi
- March 21-25: Third Take a look at, Lahore
- March 29: First ODI, Lahore
- March 31: Second ODI, Lahore
- April 2: Third ODI, Lahore
- April 5: Solely T20, Lahore