England last visited Pakistan in 2006-07. The team then toured Pakistan for the Test and ODI series. With the long waiting, now hope Cricket Team of England Expected to Visit Pakistan After 15 Years.
Cricket Team of England Expected to Visit Pakistan After 15 Years
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has invited England to play a three-match T20 series in January next year. PCB Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Wasim Khan revealed this. England last visited Pakistan in 2005-06. The team toured Pakistan for the Test and ODI series.
“Yes, we have sent an official invitation to the ECB to play a series of three T20 matches between January 13 and 20,” Wasim Khan told a Pakistani TV channel. He clarified that this tour has nothing to do with the Pakistani team’s tour of England this year. The Pakistan team went to England for the Test series despite the Code-19.
PCB Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Wasim Khan said, “When we decided to send the team to England, we were worried about Code-19 and Bio-Bubble. In addition, some people had expressed concern that this could endanger our players. It had not easy for us when 10 of our players tested positive before the tour.
He said the decision on his invitation was now in the hands of the England Cricket Board. Wasim Khan said, “We never discussed a visit to Pakistan in return, but we have sent an invitation to the ECB. Now they have to review the security situation and (Code-19) before making any decision. We are confident that their team will visit Pakistan.
England Respond To Pakistan Invitation
A British newspaper has revealed that the English cricket team will visit Pakistan in January 2021. According to the report, talks are underway between the two boards regarding 3 T20 matches. This will be the first tour of the English team to Pakistan in 15 years. It may be recalled that despite Corona, the. Pakistani team went to England this year and the English board wants to repay this favor with a return visit.
England Expected to Visit Pakistan After 15 Years