Good News! Pakistan To Host Asia Cup 2020
21 days ago
Wed 29th May 2019 | 11:03 AM
Pakistan will host the tournament in September 2020, one month prior to the T20 World Cup in Australia.
Lahore (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 29th May, 2019) International
cricket has fully revived in Pakistan as the country will host the T-20 Asia Cup in 2020.
Asian Cricket Council announced in Singapore on Tuesday.
A spokesman of the
Pakistan Cricket board (PCB) said the name of the city to host the tournament would be announced soon and preparations will begin.
Pakistan will host the tournament in
September 2020, one month prior to the T20 World Cup in Australia.
Pakistan had earlier hosted the 50-over
Asia Cup in 2008.
cricket had come to a halt in Pakistan following the attack on Sri Lankan team in 2009.
With the efforts of security forces, peace has now been restored in the country and the stage is set for international
Pakistan had been hosting some matches of
Pakistan Super League in Lahore and Karachi for the past two year, where international cricketers also participated.
Cricket Council had also expressed satisfaction over the security situation in the country.