Pakistan’s travel plans to Bulawayo delayed due to ZC cash crunch

Pakistan's travel plans to Bulawayo delayed due to ZC cash crunch

The Pakistan group touring Zimbabwe had to delay plans to travel from Harare to Bulawayo after it emerged that they would not have a lodge to keep in.

The group is in Harare for the time being, having triumphed in a T20I tri-series wherein they beat the hosts and Australia to the title. They’re scheduled to play a five-match ODI collection in opposition to Zimbabwe in Bulawayo, beginning on Friday.

After successful the ultimate on Sunday, Pakistan had been initially scheduled to fly out on Monday night however had to reschedule as a result of the lodge they had been due to keep in demanded cost upfront for the reserving and Zimbabwe Cricket was initially unable to present it, which resulted within the cancellation of the reserving.

ZC has been in a monetary disaster for a while now, having had to postpone home tournaments and struggled to pay gamers and workers. They’ve at the very least the promise of some help from the ICC now.

The state of affairs with Pakistan’s lodge bookings has since been rectified and the vacationers will now fly to Bulawayo – a journey of beneath an hour by air – on Thursday morning, when their rooms turn into out there. They’ll practice on Thursday afternoon, forward of the primary ODI.

The Zimbabwe squad arrived in Bulawayo on Monday night time and skilled on Tuesday morning. The groups will play all 5 ODIs at Queens Sports activities Membership from July 13 to 22.