Lahore: The Pakistan girls's cricket workforce will tour South Africa subsequent month to play three ODIs and three Twenty20 Internationals.
The tour has been finalized after prolonged negotiations between the PCB and Cricket South Africa. The sequence between the ladies's cricket groups of the 2 international locations will run from January 20 to February Three. The sequence will start and finish in Durban, the place the primary ODI might be performed on January 20, whereas the third and last T20 match might be performed on February Three. Both matches might be performed beneath electrical lights.
The second one-day worldwide of the sequence may also be performed in Durban, with each groups set to compete on January 23. The third ODI and the primary two T20 Internationals might be performed on January 26, 29 and 31, respectively, in Pietermaritzburg.
The Women's Cricket Selection Committee has invited 27 feminine gamers for the tour of South Africa at Hanif Muhammad High Performance Center, Karachi, the place the coaching camp will begin from December 20.
During this time all the ladies cricketers and sports activities workers taking part within the camp will reside in a bio-secure surroundings. This biosecure surroundings may also be in accordance with the PCB's Covid 19 protocols. Each member of the squad might be subjected to a corona take a look at earlier than coming into the biosecure surroundings. If the take a look at report is unfavourable, she or he might be allowed to enter the camp. His second corona take a look at might be taken as quickly as he experiences to the camp.
Potential gamers (18-member last squad to be introduced on December 31) Potential gamers embrace Ayman Anwar, Alia Riaz, Anam Amin, Ayesha Naseem, Ayesha Zafar, Bismillah Maroof, Diana Baig, Fatima Sana Khan, Iram Javed, Javeria Khan, Javeria Rauf, Kainat Imtiaz, Kainat Hafeez, Mahim Tariq, Muneeb Ali, Nahida Khan, Najia Alvi, Nashra Sindhu, Natalia Pervez, Nada Dar, Amima Sohail, Ramin Shamim, Saba Nazir, Sadia Iqbal, Sedrah Amin And Syeda Arub Shah.
The tour would be the first project of South African nationwide girls's cricket workforce head coach David Hamp and bowling coach Arshad Khan. Both coaches joined the Pakistan girls's cricket workforce in October and November respectively, with Kamran Hussain as assistant coach on the camp. Will fulfill the obligations.
The nationwide girls's cricket workforce had beforehand toured South Africa in May 2019. The one-day worldwide sequence between the 2 international locations led to a 1-1 draw whereas the hosts within the T20 sequence after an exhilarating contest. The workforce took a 2-Three lead.
Chief selector of the nationwide girls's cricket workforce Urooj Mumtaz says that throughout the outbreak of Cove 19, we need to make investments extra in girls's cricket to advertise girls's cricket within the nation. She mentioned she was grateful to South African cricket for agreeing to play a full sequence with us regardless of qualifying for the ICC Women's World Cup 2022.
Urooj Mumtaz mentioned that regardless of the coveted 19, the PCB has organized numerous home tournaments because of the deal with girls gamers, however there isn’t any substitute for worldwide cricket.