- Each groups arrived on the Pindi Stadium with strict safety preparations in place
- South Africa will play a Take a look at match right now on the Pindi Cricket Stadium after 24 years
- Match is scheduled to start out at 10am
Pakistan has determined to bat first within the second Take a look at in opposition to Proteas which will likely be performed on the Rawalpindi Stadium from right now.
Earlier within the day, each groups arrived on the Pindi Stadium with strict safety preparations in place.
South Africa is taking part in a Take a look at match on the Pindi Cricket Stadium after 24 years.
Chatting with media after the toss, the South African captain mentioned the wicket is a bit grassy which can initially assist the bowlers.
No adjustments have been made to Pakistan’s 17-player squad from the primary Take a look at in Karachi.
“The wicket is looking good for batting. We will try to score well,” Pakistani captain Babar Azam mentioned.
The match is scheduled to start out at 10am. Each groups have been delivered to the Pindi Cricket Stadium from a non-public lodge.
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Metro bus service suspended
The metro bus service within the twin cities was suspended in the course of the groups’ journey to the lodge.
Based on the administration, it has been determined to shut the metro bus service between Islamabad and Pindi at sure occasions as a result of take a look at match.
The administration mentioned that the bus service operation will likely be suspended from 8:30 am to 10am right now, whereas the bus service may even be suspended from 5:30pm to 7pm, which would be the departure time for the touring crew.
Based on the Metro Bus administration, the Metro Bus will run as ordinary at different occasions, nevertheless, Shamsabad station will stay utterly closed all day.