The Pakistan Cricket Board has confirmed that white ball cricket matches will be held in Lahore. No change has been made in the schedule of the matches and the venue of the matches has been changed keeping in view the political situation.
According to sources, Cricket Australia has also agreed to play ODI series and T20 matches in Lahore. The regular transfer of matches to Lahore will be announced shortly.
The ODI series is scheduled to start on March 29, with the second match scheduled for March 31 and the third for April 2, while the lone T20 match will be played on April 5. The three one-day internationals between Pakistan and Australia at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore will start at 3 pm.
Due to the month of Ramadan, the start time of the T20 on April 5 has been set at 8.30 pm. According to sources, the sale of tickets for the White Ball series will start from Monday or Tuesday.
According to the pre-arranged schedule, these matches were planned to be held in Lahore but later, at the request of Cricket Australia, the white ball cricket matches were shifted to Rawalpindi. The decision has been made.
In this regard, Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid in his press conference confirmed that all matches would be shifted from Rawalpindi to Lahore.