The Zimbabwean cricket team has received permission from the government to visit. Pakistan for six limited-overs matches in October and November. The two teams will play three ODIs from October 30 to November 3 and three T20 matches from November 7 to 10. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirms venues and schedule for series against Zimbabwe. According to which the visiting team will complete the quarantine in Islamabad. The series will played in Multan and Rawalpindi and all matches will be played without spectators. Zimbabwe Team Got Permission to Visit Pakistan
Zimbabwe Team Got Permission to Visit Pakistan
The highlight of the series is that Pakistan will be the second country after. England to host international cricket after the corona virus outbreak.
Confirming the series from Zimbabwe, Pakistan Cricket Board Director International Cricket Zakir Khan said that after successfully hosting. Marylebone Cricket Club, HBL Pakistan Super League, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Pakistan is safe as well as corona virus. Since then, it has become stronger as a healthy country.
He said Zimbabwe has been asked to bring its own 32-member squad for both styles of cricket. Which will also play its warm-up matches. According to the Covid 19 protocols, the Zimbabwe cricket team will fly to Pakistan 48 hours after conducting its first. Covid 19 Test from Harare and the second Covid 19 Test of all the members of the squad will be taken on arrival in Islamabad.
Players and support staff who test negative in Islamabad will allowed to start training. In the meantime, if a person reports positive for the Covid 19 test, he will have to undergo quarantine automatically for 5 days, during which time he will have to undergo 2 consecutive Covid 19 negative tests.
According to Zakir Khan, the venues in Multan and Rawalpindi have been selected on a strategic basis. As they will host the National T20 Cup which will held from September 30 to October 18.