Bangladesh agrees to play test cricket in Pakistan
Bangladesh agreed to play cricket in Pakistan, the series schedule between the two countries was finalized. The series was finalized during a meeting between top officials of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB). On the other hand, the International Cricket Council (ICC) Chairman Shashank Manohar played a role in finalizing the series schedule.
The Pakistan Bangladesh Series will also include 2 Tests with 3 T20s and one ODI. According to the schedule, all three T20 matches will be played in Lahore. Rawalpindi will host a Test match while the only one-day Test and series will be played in Karachi. According to the schedule, the Twenty20 series will be played in Lahore from January 24 to 27.
The first Test of the series will be played in Rawalpindi from February 7 to 11. After that, the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will start in 2020, but at the end, the only one-day international between the two teams will be played in Karachi on April 3. The second Test of the series between the two teams will be played in Karachi from April 5 to 9. Chairman PCB Ehsan Mani expressed happiness over finalizing Pakistan’s tour of Bangladesh cricket team and said that he is grateful for the support of Shashank Manohar.
Chief Executive PCB Waseem Khan says the preparation of the new schedule is a win for both boards. He said that according to the schedule, Bangladesh cricket team will visit Pakistan three times, which is proof that Pakistan is a peaceful and secure country.