Pakistan vs Bangladesh: The Visiting Team Arrives In Lahore Ahead Of T20I Series
Bangladesh cricket team landed at the Lahore airport via a chartered flight on Wednesday night to play a three-match Twenty20 International series at the Gaddafi Stadium between 24-27 January.
The Bangladesh squad was received by Director International Affairs Zakir Khan and other Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) officials at the airport.
Later, the team reached the hotel under fool-proof security, as promised to them throughout the series.
Pakistan Vs Bangladesh: Trophy Of T20I Matches Displayed At Gaddafi Stadium
The trophy of the Twenty20 International (T20Is) series between Pakistan and Bangladesh has been displayed at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore today.
Pakistan T20 Captain Babar Azam and Bangladesh skipper Mahmudullah were present on the occasion. Both the captains were looking so excited for T20 International matches.
Later, addressing a press conference, Babar Azam said: “We are thankful for Bangladesh for visiting Pakistan for cricket,”.
“We will try out best to win the series,” he added. He said the batting line was strong which will help in making bowlers’ confidence in these matches,”.
Azam said he was hopeful that the players would show performance and the spectators would really enjoy it.
Skipper Mahmudullah stated that security arrangements were amazing and the atmosphere is also excellent to play,”. He also said that they would try their best to show performance.
He said that Pakistan’s ranking in T20Is was in the first place but it did not matter. “Senior players, we definitely miss but new cricketers have come from the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL),” said the Bangladesh Team Captain. Mustafizur Rahman and Tamim Iqbal are also part of the team,” he added.