England Women will tour Pakistan for the primary time to play three one-day and two T20 internationals in October, officers from each nations introduced on Thursday.
The two T20 video games will probably be performed in Karachi on October 14 and 15 as double-headers alongside the boys‘s staff, who’re set to go to Pakistan for the primary time in 16 years.
Heather Knight’s aspect will then stay in Karachi to compete in three ODIs on October 18, 20 and 22.
“The England Women’s cricket team has never toured Pakistan before so this is another important step in our history and journey,” stated Clare Connor, the England and Wales Cricket Board Managing Director of Women’s Cricket.
“Not only will this be a cricket tour that provides valuable competitive opportunity to both teams, it should also serve as another powerful and positive message as we drive forward our equality ambitions for more women and girls to derive empowerment through the sport.”
Pakistan and England final met within the Women’s T20 World Cup in Australia final yr, with England profitable by 42 runs.
“I am confident the women’s tour will open up opportunities for future tours that will further contribute in promoting women’s cricket in Pakistan,” stated Pakistan Cricket Board Chief Executive Wasim Khan.