Pakistan to play day/night Test against Australia in November

Pakistan to play day/night Test against Australia in November

The schedule for Pakistan’s tour to Australia has been announced and the Men in Green will play two Tests and three T20Is against the hosts in November later this year.

One of the two Test matches will be a day/night game, which will be played in Adelaide from November 29 to December 3.

Pakistan last faced Australia in a day/night Test in December 2016, which the visitors lost by 39 runs after a courageous fight from their middle-order batsman, Asad Shafiq, who scored 137 runs.

While the opening Test of the series will be played at the historical venue of the Gabba from November 21 to 25. The Test series will be a part of the Test Championship.

However, before the kick off of the Test series, the top-ranked T20I side at the moment will take on the mighty Aussies in their backyard in a three-match T20I series on November 3, 5 and 8 respectively.

T20I series

November 3: SCG, 2.30pm

November 5: Manuka Oval, 7.10pm

November 8: Perth Stadium, 4.30pm

Test series

November 21-25: Gabba, 10am

November 29-December 3: Adelaide Oval, 2pm (D/N)