Oz to play Pak in UAE in month-long series from Oct er

Johannesburg, Mar 15: Pakistan will reportedly play Australia in a month-long series in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Oct er 3.

Since the 2009 terror attacks on the Sri Lankan team bus, Pakistan has had to play all its home series at neutral venues abroad due to security concerns.

According to Sport24, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said that the tour would include two Tests, three ODIs and one Twenty20 match, adding that Pakistan will also host New Zealand and Zimbabwe in the UAE from Oct er to January.

The itinerary mentioned that the sole T20 game between Pakistan and Australia will be held on Oct in Dubai, followed by the three ODIs on Oct , Oct and Oct 0 in Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Dubai respectively.

The first Test between the two nations will be held in Dubai from Oct 0-24 while the second Test will be held in Abu Dhabi from Oct 8- Nov 1, the report added. (ANI)