Preparing for Asia Cup and the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023
Pakistan will face Afghanistan in a three-match ODI series in August, as part of their preparation for the upcoming Asia Cup and the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023. The matches will be played in Sri Lanka.
Training and Match Schedule
Pakistan will begin training in Sri Lanka on August 17, and the ODI series will start on August 22. The second match will be played on August 24, with the final match scheduled for August 26. The first two matches of the series will be held in Hambantota, while the third ODI will take place in Colombo.
Asia Cup and World Cup Campaign
Pakistan’s Asia Cup campaign will start on August 30 in Multan, where they will face Nepal. This will further aid their preparations for the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023, where their first match will be against Netherlands on October 6.
Schedule for Pakistan’s ODI Series against Afghanistan:
- 22 Aug – First ODI in Hambantota
- 24 Aug – Second ODI in Hambantota
- 26 Aug – Third ODI in Colombo