Lahore: Pakistan cricket board has announced the complete schedule fixtrues of Pakistan vs West Indies Series 2016 that is beginning in September at United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The series will start at 23rd of September and will end up on November 3, 2016.
Pakistan will play three One Day International (ODI) matches, 3 Twenty 20 Internationals and three Test matches against West Indies. It would be a long tour of West Indies for Pakistan.
This time also test match will be played day night test in Dubai in October 2016 once for Pakistan cricket team. This idea came after the agreement to play in Australia.
In Day Night test match pink ball will be used and West Indies team is little bit reluctant to play Pink Ball test, but PCB has assured them to allowing practice under lights with pink ball.
PCB will host first time ever for day night test match against West Indies from October 13-17 to be played with the pink ball under lights at the Dubai cricket stadium. Pakistan cricket board has also offered services for playing Twenty matches in Pakistan instead of Dubai but West Indies official denied this proposal due to security matters.
Here you can get full complete schedule of Pakistan vs West Indies Series 2016 includes Twenty20 fixtures, ODI schedule and Test matches fixtures Pakistan vs West Indies 2016 on this page.
PCB, in a statement announced that “We will host its first ever day-night Test match from October 13-17 to be played with the pink ball under lights at the Dubai cricket stadium.”
The board had also offered to host the Twenty20s in Pakistan, but the West Indies declined the offer due to security fears.
20-September WI v ECB XI warm-up T20 Dubai
23-September 1st T20 Dubai
24-Septemeber 2nd T20 Dubai
27-September 3rd T20 Abu Dhabi
One Day Internationals
30-Septemeber 1st one-day International – D/N Sharjah
02-October 2nd one-day International – D/N Sharjah
3-4 October WI v ECB XI two-day warm-up match Dubai
05-October 3rd one-day International – D/N Abu Dhabi
07-9 October 3-day match – WI Vs. PCB Patrons XI – D/N Sharjah
13-17 October 1st Test Match – D/N Dubai
21-25 October 2nd Test Match Abu Dhabi
30-October-3 November 3rd Test Match Sharjah