For the first time in 18 years, the New Zealand cricket team landed in Pakistan on Saturday to play three One-day Internationals and five Twenty20 Internationals. Amid the buzz of IPL in the world, On Sept 15, the Kiwis will commence a two-day practice session, according to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The ODI series is scheduled for Sept 17, 19, and 21, while five T20s are slated to take place from Sept 25 to Oct 3.
The team landed at the Islamabad airport and will observe the mandatory isolation for three days before the practice session for two days starts. The ODI series will take place in Rawalpindi Stadium and the five T20s will take place in Qaddafi Stadium from Sept 25 to Oct 3.
Sept 11 – Arrival in Islamabad
Sept 12-14 – Room isolation
Sept 15-16 – Training/practice/intra-squad match
Sept 17 – 1st ODI, Rawalpindi
Sept 19 – 2nd ODI, Rawalpindi
Sept 21 – 3rd ODI, Rawalpindi
Sept 25 – 1st T20I, Lahore
Sept 26 – 2nd T20I, Lahore
Sept 29 – 3rd T20I, Lahore
Oct 01 – 4th T20I, Lahore
Oct 03 – 5th T20I, Lahore
However, this series will not become part of the ODI Super League because Pakistan Cricket Board wasn’t able to protect the firm by providing a Decision Review System setup.
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