Pakistan reschedule one-off ODI at Bangladesh’s request – cricket

Pakistan have rescheduled the one-off ODI in opposition to Bangladesh subsequent month in an effort to present the guests extra time to organize for the second ICC World Test Championship Test, which commences at the National Stadium from April 5.

The ODI was initially deliberate for April three in Karachi, however will now be held on April 1 at the identical venue with the Bangladesh workforce now scheduled to reach on March 29 in Karachi.

“The PCB is always happy to facilitate wherever it can and will be delighted to host the Bangladesh men’s national team for additional days in Karachi,” Zahir Khan, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)’s director of worldwide cricket, stated in a press release on Wednesday.

Pakistan gained the primary Test in Rawalpindi by an innings and 44 runs. Pakistan are presently sitting fifth on the factors desk with 140 factors from 5 Tests. A win in Karachi will assist Pakistan leapfrog New Zealand (180 factors in seven Tests) and England (146 factors in 9 Tests) into third place.

India lead the championship desk with 360 factors, adopted by Australia (296 factors). The prime two sides within the 9-workforce competitors will qualify for the ultimate to be held in England subsequent yr.

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