Pakistan U19 to depart for South Africa on Saturday


ISLAMABAD, Jun 14 (APP):Pakistan under 19 team will depart for Durban, South Africa, early Saturday morning for a series of seven 50-over matches to be played from June 22 to July 7 in Pietermaritzburg and Durban.

The series is part of the side’s preparation for next year’s ICC U19 Cricket World Cup 2020, which will be staged in South Africa from January 17 to February 9, 2020, said a press release issued by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday.

The 15-player side includes a number of exciting players, who performed well in the 3-2 series victory over Sri Lanka in Hambantota recently.