Zimbabwe team arrives in Islamabad for ODI, T20I series


By Asghar Ali Mubarak

Islamabad: Zimbabwe cricket team has arrived in Islamabad on Tuesday morning for ODI and T20I series, starting from October 30.
The Chevrons will now spend a week in isolation from October 21 to 27. The squad will then practice at the Pindi cricket stadium on October 28 and 29.
Yesterday, Chairman Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) Tavengwa Mukuhlani and Acting MD Givemore Makoni also arrived in Islamabad. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Director International Cricket Operations Zakir Khan welcomed them.
It must be noted that Zimbabwe will feature in three ODIs and as many T20Is. The ODIs will be played at the Pindi cricket stadium on October 30, November 1 and 3, followed by three T20Is at the Gaddafi Stadium on November 7, 8 and 10.
Meanwhile, Pakistan men’s team head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has also announced 22 probables for the series. Abdullah Shafiq, Rohail Nazir and Usman Qadir are notable inclusions while senior players Shoaib Malik, Sarfaraz Ahmed and Mohammad Amir have been rested.