Sri Lanka to journey Pakistan for two-match Take a look at collection in December this 12 months


The dates although are tentative and every little thing will probably be finalised after the additional discussions.

Sri Lanka Take a look at group (Photograph by Ashley Vlotman/Gallo Photographs/Getty Photographs)

Sri Lanka visited Pakistan for 3 ODIs and as many T20 Internationals just lately. The tour although was marred with high Sri Lanka gamers backing out citing safety issues. Although the islanders misplaced the 50-over tussle, they went on to whitewash the house aspect within the shortest format. The collection was organised properly and even the visiting Sri Lanka aspect was pleased with the safety preparations.

Having mentioned that, the Sri Lanka Cricket chief vented his frustration stating that he and the gamers have been bored sitting within the resort on the off days. Nevertheless, general, the board appears to be pleased with the association and has now agreed to journey Pakistan for the two-match Take a look at in December this 12 months. If every little thing goes in line with the plan, cricket’s purest type will return to Pakistan for the primary time since March 2009.

Sri Lanka was on the receiving finish once they have been attacked by the terrorists whereas on their solution to the Gaddafi Stadium again then. The incident was the rationale worldwide cricket wasn’t performed within the nation for probably the most a part of this decade. Nevertheless, issues have modified lots since then.

Rawalpindi and Karachi to host the Take a look at matches in Pakistan

The Specific Tribune has reported that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has finalised tentative dates for the two-match Take a look at collection within the nation. The collection will even be a part of the continuing ICC Take a look at Championship. Rawalpindi and Karachi have been shortlisted to host the matches respectively with the primary Take a look at to be performed on December 11. The second and closing sport of the collection will begin on December 19.

Nevertheless, these will not be the ultimate dates and the schedule will probably be finalised and introduced after the additional discussions. Now it stays to be seen if Sri Lanka’s high gamers are prepared to go to Pakistan. A majority of their gamers who performed the limited-overs collection in Pakistan just lately have been pleased with the safety preparations and in addition thanked the followers for his or her help all through the tour.