Pakistan Cricket Board as we speak introduced the schedule of its males’s nationwide cricket group’s tour to England and Wales in July 2021 that can comprise three ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup Tremendous League ODIs and as many T20Is.

The ODIs will likely be performed in Cardiff, London (Lord’s) and Birmingham on 8, 10 and 13 July, respectively whereas the T20Is will likely be held in Nottingham, Leeds and Manchester on 16, 18 and 20 July, respectively.


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England lead the factors desk of the qualification league for the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023 with 30 factors from two three-ODI collection. Pakistan share the second spot with Australia on 20 factors following a 2-1 collection win over Zimbabwe, whereas Zimbabwe and Eire are on 10 factors every.

The remaining eight sides within the 13-team competitors are but to play their opening fixtures within the Tremendous League from which the seven top-ranked sides and World Cup hosts India will progress instantly for the occasion correct to happen in October/November 2023.


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The ODI collection in opposition to England will likely be one in all Pakistan’s three away fixtures in 2021 with the opposite two being in opposition to South Africa (April 2021) and Afghanistan (September 2021). Along with these away collection, Pakistan will play two dwelling Tremendous League fixtures in opposition to New Zealand and the West Indies in October and December 2021, respectively.

This will likely be Pakistan’s sixth consecutive tour to England. In 2016, Pakistan drew the four-Take a look at collection 2-2, received the ICC Championship Trophy in 2017, drew the two-Take a look at collection 1-1 in 2018, missed out on a spot within the ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup 2019 semi-finals by a fraction of a degree and misplaced the three-Take a look at collection 1-0 in 2020.

Pakistan captain Babar Azam: “England and Wales is our second dwelling as we’ve got been visiting it often since 2016. Aside from constructing relationships and understanding the tradition, these excursions have helped us to boost and enhance our cricket abilities and data, as we now have a great understanding of the circumstances and wickets in that a part of the world.

“England are the world champions and the number-one ranked facet in ODIs, whereas they sit second within the T20I desk. Moreover attempting to gathering useful Tremendous League factors, our overarching goal can also be to enhance our white-ball rankings. The collection in opposition to South Africa, England and New Zealand supplies us with alternatives to enhance our rankings as lower-ranked sides are awarded extra factors in the event that they win a collection in opposition to the facet that’s ranked above them on the rankings desk.

“England boasts some excellent and world-class cricketers, which is mirrored of their group outcomes previously couple of years. But when we’ve got to qualify instantly for the World Cup and likewise enhance our rating, we’ve got to play and beat stronger oppositions, and I do know we’re able to doing this.”


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Pakistan is presently sixth in ODIs behind England, India, New Zealand, Australia and South Africa, whereas Babar Azam’s facet is ranked fourth behind Australia, England and India in T20Is. Pakistan sits seventh in Checks.

Provisional Schedule

8 July – 1st ODI, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff

10 July – 2nd ODI, Lord’s, London

13 July – third ODI, Edgbaston, Birmingham

16 July – 1st T20I, Trent Bridge, Nottingham

18 July – 2nd T20I, Headingley, Leeds

20 July – third T20I, Outdated Trafford, Manchester



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