The Pakistan Cricket Board is planning to launch a joint bid for 5 to six ICC events alongside with its counterpart from the UAE, in accordance to PCB chairman Ehsan Mani. The PCB goes to bid for events within the cycle that runs from 2023 to 2031, hoping to win not less than one or two of these.
“We had expressed an interest to host five to six events and, frankly, it is likely we won’t be getting more than one or two. But we also thought out of the box to bid jointly with another country,” Mani mentioned in a PCB podcast.
“I have already begun speaking with the Emirates Cricket Board for a team-up to increase the chances of hosting some of it together but, again, it needs cooperation.”There are just a few events with 16 video games after which there are events with 30-40 video games, so relying on the dimensions, the workload will be divided between us.”The International Cricket Council had invited expressions of curiosity from its Member nations till March 15 for 20 international events that will likely be held within the 2023-2031 cycle however the conferences have been deferred indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Mani added, “It is essential for Pakistan cricket and its improvement that among the ICC events are performed in Pakistan.
“We intend to make a really severe expression of our curiosity on this matter and we will likely be getting full authorities assist as effectively.”Since changing into an affiliated member of the ICC in 1952, Pakistan have hosted two international cricket events: the 1987 and 1996 World Cups.They have been supposed to co-host the 2011 World Cup however misplaced the internet hosting rights as groups refused to tour the nation citing safety considerations within the wake of the terrorist assault on the Sri Lankan staff bus in Lahore in 2009.India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh ultimately co-hosted the 2011 World Cup.