AUCKLAND (Dunya News) – Pakistan have on Wednesday begun training sessions in Auckland ahead of their three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series against hosts New Zealand starting from December 18.
The players participated in batting, bowling and fielding drills. Pakistan skipper Shadab Khan – who will lead the Green Shirts in the T20I series as Babar Azam was ruled out due to injury – took part in net practice.
All-rounder Imad Wasim said the players had to work hard to regain form after quarantine and hoped that everyone will display good performance. The series opener is scheduled at the Eden Park. The T20I series will be followed by two Tests.
18 Dec – 1st T20I, Eden Park, Auckland
20 Dec – 2nd T20I, Seddon Park, Hamilton
22 Dec – 3rd T20I, McLean Park, Napier
26-30 Dec – 1st Test, Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui
3-7 Jan – 2nd Test, Hagley Oval, Christchurch