Pakistan Cricket Board seems quite desperate for the International cricket to return in their home venue. But the amazing news for the Green Army fans is that England cricket team will visit Pakistan after 16 years. They have fixed their target already and gave the responsibility to their chief executive Wasim Khan. After taking control the talented executive has already arranged a number of international cricket matches at the venues of Pakistan. The World XI, Zimbabwe, West Indies and Bangladesh have already travelled Pakistan in the meantime.
Besides, the franchise cricket competition Pakistan Super League (PSL) is taking place in Pakistan as we speak. In the year 2009, after the terrorist attacks on the Sri Lanka cricket team, no teams visited Pakistan for a long time.
JUST IN: England will travel to Pakistan for a T20I tour in October 2021 ?
— ICC (@ICC) November 18, 2020
However, the big test playing teams have not visited Pakistan yet and so, Pakistan Cricket Board is failing to consider them fully successful so far. So, after leaking the news, it seems that their thrust is going to be over soon.
Yes, the England cricket team will visit Pakistan after 16 years! Earlier today, the news has been confirmed. In the year 2021, the England team will visit Pakistan to play a T20I series. Today, through a press conference, the ECB has revealed the confirmation. The series will have consisted of two matches. In the next 14 and 15 October 2021, the two matches series will be executed at Karachi.
We are heading to Pakistan! ??????????
— England Cricket (@englandcricket) November 18, 2020
PCB and ECB have talked about the series for a long time. In the last summer, Pakistan cricket team visited England and the discussion was going on. Finally, the two boards of the two different nations have come to a conclusion about the series. So, the English team is going to visit Pakistan after 16 years. The ECB chief executive stated that he is very happy to inform that they are going to Pakistan. After the year 2005, it will the first tour of the English team in Pakistan.
However, the English team is seeing the series as the warm-up match before the 2021 T20I World Cup. At the venue of India, the T20I World Cup 2021 will be staged. However, the Green Army is now waiting to arrange a series against Australia at their home venue.
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