Lahore, Sep 23 (UNI) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has released the itinerary for India's tour early next year but the schedule will only be finalised after a delegation for the visitors complete a security inspection.
Talking to mediapersons today, PCB chief operating officer Shafqat Naghmi said, ''The Indians have approved the itinerary and our security plan but will send a security delegation for an inspection tour before the series.'' The Indian tour will include three Tests, five ODIs and a Twenty20 match.
According to the schedule, India will arrive in Pakistan on January 4 and will play Tests in Karachi, Rawalpindi and Lahore.
''If their delegation makes any recommendations, we will look into them but for the time being, this itinerary is approved,'' Naghmi added.
The next year's Test tour will be India's third in Pakistan since 2004.
Tour itinerary: Jan 4: Arrival in Karachi Jan 6-8: Three-day tour match - Hyderabad Jan 13-17: First Test - Karachi Jan 21-25: Second Test - Rawalpindi Jan 29-Feb 2: Third Test - Lahore Feb 6: First one-day international - Faisalabad Feb 8: Second one-day international - Lahore Feb 11: Third one-day international - Rawalpindi Feb 14: Fourth one-day international - Multan Feb 17: Fifth one-day international - Karachi Feb 19: Twenty20 international - Karachi UNI XC RAR AB DS1640