Following a cold and warm begin for Pakistan cricket workforce in 2018, the Inexperienced shirts look to rebuild their picture in Take a look at cricket as they face England on overseas soil later this yr.
Pakistan journey to England in Could and can play a two-match Take a look at collection towards the English aspect, who’re additionally recovering from humiliation they confronted in Ashes.
- First Take a look at Match — 24th Could until 28th Could, 2018
- Second Take a look at Match — 1st June until fifth June, 2018
In response to sources, the tickets for day 2 of Pakistan’s second Take a look at match towards England, to be held at Emerald Headingley, have been offered out in document time.
The second day of 2nd Take a look at can be a Saturday, which can convey an unlimited crowd.
That is the primary time within the historical past of the bottom non-Ashes match has been offered out utterly, 4 months previous to the fixture.
Mark Arthur, Yorkshire County Cricket Membership Chief Govt, mentioned:
We’re thrilled to announce that Day Two has now offered out 4 months prematurely of the fixture.
Within the latest previous, the stadium capability has been decreased however the gross sales haven’t been impacted that tremendously.
Speaking in regards to the gross sales numbers, Mark added:
Worldwide gross sales are at the moment 32% up year-on-year and there’s a 13% enhance on when Emerald Headingley had the same worldwide schedule in 2016.
The Membership is continuous on its nice journey and it is vitally evident that there’s a actual urge for food for worldwide cricket in Yorkshire.
This displays upon the immense assist Pakistan receives abroad, which is one thing to be happy with.