PCB announces schedule for Pak-West Indies series

25 Aug, 2016 7:32 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday announced the schedule for the West Indies Tour to Pakistan 2016 to be played at a neutral venue in UAE.

The series comprises of three each T20 internationals, one day internationals and test matches commencing from September 23 with the T20 series.

The PCB will host its first ever Day Night Test match from October 13-17 in a match to be played with a pink ball under lights at the Dubai Cricket Stadium.

The West Indies will also play a three-day first class game under lights in Sharjah against the PCB Patrons XI as part of the preparation for the Day Night Test Match.

The West Indies-Pakistan Series features the start of an exciting new partnership between the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and the Pakistan Cricket Board with a number of new initiatives being undertaken by the ADSC in promoting the game in Abu Dhabi.

The new partnership will seek to promote Pakistan’s long standing relationship with the Abu Dhabi Cricket Club which has been hosting PCB matches since 2006.

SCHEDULE 

Tuesday 20-September

WI v ECB XI Warm Up T20

Dubai (ICCA)

Friday 23-September

1st T20I

Dubai

Saturday 24-Septemeber

2nd T20I

Dubai

Tuesday 27-September

3rd T20I

Abu Dhabi

Friday 30-Septemeber

1st One Day International – D/N

Sharjah


Sunday 02-October

2nd One Day International – D/N

Sharjah

Monday-Tuesday 3-4 October

WI v ECB XI 2 Day Warm Up Game

Dubai (ICCA)

Wednesday 05-October

3rd One Day International – D/N

Abu Dhabi

Friday-Sunday 07-9 October

3-Day Game – WI Vs. PCB Patrons XI – D/N

Sharjah

Thursday-Monday 13-17 October

1st Test Match – D/N

Dubai

Friday-Tuesday 21-25 October

2nd Test Match

Abu Dhabi

Sunday-Thursday 30-October-3 November

3rd Test Match

Sharjah

 




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