Giles Clarke was optimistic that the series will be the first step towards international cricket returning safely to Pakistan
The International Cricket Council has welcomed the World XI’s tour of Pakistan following the naming of the team who will travel to Lahore in September and confirmation that the three game series will go ahead.
Mr Giles Clarke, the ICC Director who has served as the Chairman of the Pakistan Task Team since 2009, was optimistic that the series will be the first step towards international cricket returning safely to Pakistan with further T20 International matches against Sri Lanka and the Windies penciled in for later in the year.
SQUADS FOR WORLD XI TOUR OF PAKISTAN, 2017
Pakistan Squad: Sarfraz Ahmed(c), Fakhar Zaman, Ahmed Shehzad, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Umar Amin, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Fahim Ashraf , Hasan Ali, Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Amir, Rumman Raees, Usman Khan, Sohail Khan
World XI Squad: David Miller, Morne Morkel, Tim Paine, Thisara Perera, Imran Tahir, Darren Sammy, Hashim Amla, Grant Elliott, Samuel Badree, George Bailey, Tamim Iqbal, Paul Collingwood, Ben Cutting, Faf du Plessis(c)
|Pakistan vs World XI, 1st T20||Tuesday, September 12, 2017 8:00 PM||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore|
|Pakistan vs World XI, 1st T20||Wednesday, September 13, 2017 7:30 PM||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore|
|Pakistan vs World XI, 1st T20||Friday, September 15, 2017 7:30 PM||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore|