Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has decided to send the national team to England for a full series this year. However, no will forced to players for tour. The Pakistan and England Series Schedule has Fixed.
Pakistan and England Series Schedule has Fixed for year 2020
England and Pakistan have scheduled to play three Tests and three T20 matches. National team to leave for England in first week of July. Corona tests will conducted on arrival of players in England.
The Green shirts players will play a three-day practice match before the series. First Test of the series will start on August 5 – 2020.
Wasim Khan, chief executive officer of the PCB, told to media in an exclusive interview. That he had decided to send the national team on a tour of England. Detailed briefing by the England Cricket Board yesterday has done.
He said that he would brief both the captains Azhar Ali and Babar Azam regarding the tour of England. All the other cricketers selected for the tour would also be given a full detailed briefing.
Wasim Khan said that despite the decision in principle regarding the tour of England will continue to review the situation. No anyone player will be forced to go on a tour of England.
He said that if any player does not want to go, Pakistan Cricket Board will not take any action against him. Before the visit to England, we will also get permission from the government of Pakistan.
He said that if any player does not want to go then Pakistan Cricket Board will not take any action against him
And before the visit to England, we will also get permission from the government of Pakistan.
Head Coach an Chief Selector Misbah Ul Haq Reaction
The Chief Executive Officer of the PCB said that when the English Cricket Board gave a briefing yesterday. The head coach and chief selector of team Misbah-ul-Haq was also present on the occasion and he too looked satisfied.
“As far as I know, all the cricketers are in favor of going to England to play,” he added. 25 players have scheduled to flown to England in the first week of July on a chartered flight.
The Pakistani team have scheduled to tour England for a series of three Tests. And three T20 matches from July to August this year.