England cricket chief arrives in Lahore to meet PCB chairman Rameez Raja

Chief Executive Tom Harrison will arrive in Lahore today and will meet Rameez Raja tomorrow. (Photo: English Cricket Board)

LONDON: Tom Harrison, the ECB chief executive has arrived in Lahore to meet PCB chairman Rameez Raja and other senior officials.

Tom Harrison will meet PCB chairman Rameez Raja this afternoon during which the cricket situation will be discussed. According to the details, the tour of Pakistan was canceled on the day of the cricket match by New Zealand on the pretext of security, after which the English board also hinted to cancel the tour. However, considering Pakistan’s performance during the T20 World Cup, the board reversed its decision.

The visit of the Chief Executive of the English Cricket Board is a serious attempt to fill the gap created in the cricket boards of both countries after the cancellation of the Pakistan-England series. Tom Harrison will meet Chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board Rameez Raja tomorrow during which the cricket situation will be discussed.

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The new schedule of the Pak-England series will be discussed during the meeting. Pakistan and the United Kingdom have deep friendly ties. During his visit to Pakistan, British Cricket Board Chief Executive Tom Harrison is expected to meet the prime minister and other senior Pakistani leaders.

The cricket series between England and Pakistan is expected after the Australian team’s tour of Pakistan next year. Keep in mind that the series between Australia and Pakistan will be between March and April next year. Australian players will be seen playing cricket in Pakistan after 24 years.

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