Pak-WI T20 series reschedules on demand of Sindh govt: PCB

DUBAI: Pakistan Cricket Board(PCB) on Tuesday has rescheduled Twenty-20 Series between Pakistan and West Indies on the request of Sindh government.

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According to PCB official, the three T20Is between Pakistan and West Indies will now be played on 1st, 2nd and 3rd April instead of 1st, 2nd and 4th April.

“The dates have been rescheduled so that there is no match on the occasion of the anniversary of former Prime Minister of Pakistan Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto on April 4th,” PCB official added.

On Sunday PCB chairman Najam Sethi announced that West Indies team will play three Twenty Internationals in Karachi.

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“West Indies will be touring Pakistan in April. They will play three Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) on 1st, 2nd and 4th of the month at the National Stadium Karachi,” Sethi announced on his official twitter account.

Windies were scheduled to travel Pakistan back in October last year but the tour was postponed due to the logistical issues.

Renovation and preparations for the PSL third edition final are underway at the National Stadium, Karachi.

National Stadium was established in 1955, and hosted an international match last time in 2009 between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Stadium was last repaired for the 1996 World Cup.

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