Pakistan cricket group to tour England in July 2021


Imad Wasim celebrates after taking a wicket. — AFP/FilesLAHORE: Pakistan cricket group will tour England once more in July subsequent 12 months to play a sequence of three Twenty20 Internationals and as many matches of One-day Super League.This was introduced in a joint communique of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB)  and the English Cricket Board (ECB) on Wednesday.This would be the sixth consecutive tour of England by the Pakistan cricket group since 2016.Earlier, Pakistan toured England in 2016 (for bilateral Test sequence), 2017 (for Champions Trophy), 2018 (for bilateral Test sequence), 2019 (for World Cup) and 2020 (for bilateral Test sequence).Pakistan additionally performed a bilateral white ball sequence in England in 2019.Now, on the 2021 tour, Pakistan will play three ODIs towards England at Cardiff on July 8, Lord’s on July 10 and at Birmingham on July 13, whereas three T20Is shall be performed at Nottingham on July 16, at Leeds on July 18 and at Manchester on July 20.Pakistan captain Babar Azam stated that the nationwide group has been touring England yearly since 2016 and it is sort of a second home for Pakistan.The skipper stated that the efficiency of the group has improved vastly by taking part in constantly in England.