West Indies to play T20 series in Pakistan for next 5 years
West Indies cricket workforce will stop by Pakistan for just a three-match Twenty20 series every year, to the subsequent five decades, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Najam Sethi announced on Saturday.
An arrangement during this regard continues to be signed concerning PCB and Cricket West Indies (CWI).
Addressing a push convention, Sethi said that each the teams will perform two T20 collection “each year to the following five years”, one in Pakistan plus the other in the United States (US), “subject towards the availability of dates and venues”.
According towards the agreement, the primary series will take spot in Pakistan at the conclusion of March 2018, Sethi claimed.
The matches will probably be played on March 29, March 31 and April one, he additional. Even so, the venue for the matches has not been made the decision however.
Information experienced been circulating about a T20 sequence between the two teams in November. On the other hand, Sethi had mentioned it was not possible thanks to Lahore’s weather ailments.
The PCB chairman reported Pakistan and West Indies will play a bilateral T20 sequence in Pakistan whilst a third workforce will be part of the sequence inside the US. The third team that will be a part of the sequence inside the US has not been made a decision but, nonetheless, Sethi hinted that it might become a distinctive staff each individual year.
“I preferred to relay this excellent news to you to enable you to know that there will be no day-in day-out excursions for one particular or two matches,” he claimed. “We have an settlement with West Indies for that next five a long time. This really is an independent bilateral arrangement, unbiased in the FTPs [Future Tour Programmes] that may be arranged along with the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) in December/January.”