Change in schedule of Pakistan, New Zealand series: PCB
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Management Committee Chairman, Najam Sethi, has revealed that they will soon announce a slight tweak in the schedule of the upcoming home series against New Zealand in April.
While speaking in a press conference on Saturday in Lahore, Sethi said that the change will take place due to the general elections in Punjab on April 30.
The Kiwis will arrive in Pakistan to play five T20Is and five ODIs in Karachi, Lahore, and Rawalpindi from April 13 to May 7.
“New Zealand series will take place on its time,” said Sethi. “There will be a slight change in the schedule due to general elections in Punjab. The series was set to start in Karachi while moving to Lahore and Rawalpindi later on. There will be some changes to this now. We will announce the details next week.”
Initial schedule of New Zealand series
April 13 – 1st T20I at National Bank Cricket Arena, Karachi
April 15 – 2nd T20I at National Bank Cricket Arena, Karachi
April 16 – 3rd T20I at National Bank Cricket Arena, Karachi
April 19 – 4th T20I at National Bank Cricket Arena, Karachi
April 23 – 5th T20I at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
April 26 – 1st ODI at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
April 28 – 2nd ODI at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
May 1 – 3rd ODI at Pindi Cricket Stadium
May 4 – 4th ODI at Pindi Cricket Stadium
May 7 – 5th ODI at Pindi Cricket Stadium