Pakistan to play Sri Lanka and South Africa in CT Warm-ups

CricLens Staff Report
May 9, 2013

International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the schedule of Warm Up matches for ICC Champions Trophy 2013. Pakistan will play the first warm up of the event on May 30 against Sri Lanka in day/night clash at Edgbaston (Birmingham) and then will take on their main round’s group fellows South Africa at the Oval (London) on June 3.

Pakistan will play against South Africa in the warm ups as well as in the main event (Photo: AFP)

Both the matches of Pakistan will be broadcast live. The second match against South Africa will be a day game.

In the main event, which starts from June 6, Pakistan will square up West Indies and then South Africa and India on June 7, 10 and 15 respectively. Pakistan Cricket Team will leave for Scotland on May 13 where they will play two One Day Internationals against the hosts and then will travel to Dublin (Ireland) for two more ODI matches against Ireland.

Warm-up matches
Thursday, 30 May – Pakistan v Sri Lanka (d/n), Edgbaston*
Saturday, 1 June – India v Sri Lanka (d), Edgbaston*
Saturday, 1 June – Australia v West Indies (d/n), Cardiff
Monday, 3 June – Pakistan v South Africa (d), The Oval*
Tuesday, 4 June – Sri Lanka v West Indies (d), Edgbaston
Tuesday, 4 June – Australia v India (d), Cardiff*

*indicates broadcast match

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