Auckland: The Pakistani cricket team arrived in New Zealand on Tuesday and will play three matches against the New Zealanders in the top 20 International 20 (T20Is) and two test matches.
A squad of 54 players-including players and support personnel-landed in Oakland and then reached Christchurch. All members will be completely isolated for three days, during which time they will not be allowed to conduct training.
The team (which has been divided into four groups) will abide by the 14-day local quarantine policy and remain in quarantine. All groups will be trained separately at a fixed time and place.
The first T20I between the Green Shirts and the Black Caps will be played at the Eden Park, Auckland on December 18 followed by second at the Seddon Park, Hamilton on December 20 and third at the Mclean Park, Napier on December 22.
After the T20I series there will be two test competitions-part of the ICC World Test Championship. The first game is scheduled to be held at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui from December 26th to 30th, and the second game will be held at the Hagley Oval in Christchurch from January 3rd to 7th. Held.