LONDON: On Tuesday, in order to take part in a bilateral series against England next month, Pakistan team arrived in London following the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 which is going to start from May 30.
In the early hours of Tuesday, the World Cup squad which is led by Sarfaraz Ahmed took off from Lahore.
There will be three warm-upatches played by Pakistan before on joint-hosts England in a five match one-day series and a Twenty 20.
On May 31, the campaign will be started by the 1992 World Cup winners against the West Indies in Nottingham.
In the five-match one-day series against England, two extra players have named by Pakistan in their squad, named Mohammad Amir as paceman and Asif Ali as batsman in addition to the 15 for the World Cup.
The team has to finalize its squad for the tournament until May 23.
Pakistan squad for World Cup
Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper and captain), Imad Wasim, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Imam-ul-Haq, Shaheen Afridi, Haris Sohail, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hafeez, Abid Ali, Babar Azam, Fakhar Zaman, Hasan Ali, Junaid Khan, Shoaib Malik.
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) April 22, 2019
World Cup Fixtures:
Pakistan vs West Indies: Friday 31 May, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Pakistan vs England: Monday 3 June, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: Friday 7 June, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Bristol Country Ground, Bristol
Pakistan vs Australia: Wednesday 12 June, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: The Country Ground, Taunton
Pakistan vs India: Sunday 16 June, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Old Trafford, Manchester
Pakistan vs South Africa: Sunday 23 June, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Lord’s London
Pakistan vs New Zealand: Wednesday 26 June, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Edgbaston, Birmingham
Pakistan vs Afghanistan: Saturday 29 June: 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Headingly, Leeds
Pakistan vs Bangladesh: Friday 5 July, 14:30 PST (9:30 GMT) – Venue: Lord’s, London