Watch: Kumar Sangakkara practices in nets at Gaddafi Stadium


Lahore: The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) president and former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara is preparing in nets at Gaddafi Stadium ahead of MCC’s first match tomorrow.

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) posted a video on Twitter where former batting legend was seen playing drives.

The 18-member MCC squad arrived in Lahore earlier today where PCB Chief Executive Wasim Khan welcomed them.

The prestige club led by Sangakkara will play three T20s and one fifty-over match in Lahore from February 14-19.

The visiting side will face Lahore Qalandars at Gaddafi Stadium in the first match. The second fixture will be held at Aitchison College on February 16th against Pakistan Shaheens in a fifty-over fixture.

At the same venue, the MCC will meet Northern and Multan Sultans in 20-over matches on 17 and 19 February respectively.