After one of the most controversial tours in the history of World cricket, which rocked hte Gentleman game, Pakistan will be traveling to UAE for the upcoming series where T20, ODI’s and the Test match will be played. Since Pakistan can not host the Seires in Pakistan that is why they tend to play their home games at neutral vanues, which includes England, UAE and sometime Sri lanka. It has been quite a while Since paksitan played any cricket at home after the Lahore attaks. But things were kind of getting bakc to normal but than came the bombshell of match fixing and now Pakistan might have to wait a little longer to play cricket in their backyard.
South Africa Defeated Pakistan in the First Twenty20 by 6 Wickets
Pakistan vs Sout Africa 1st Twenty20 Live & Highlights:
Date: 26th October 2010, Time; 16:00 GMT
Vanue: Abu Dhabi
Pakistan are very unpredictable team and that exactly what they showed in the series against Australia in the England and also in against the English side where they struggled and dominated at the same time but their tour ended on a very poor end when three of their players were accused of fixing the matches and it was the headline all around the English media. But now the captain Shahid afridi will be hoping to get back to winning way atleast in the limited over cricket as theu prepare them selves for the upcoming ICC Cricket World cup 2011.
Predictions:Whatever the allegations were made against Pakistan, true or not one thing is for sure that They are a very dangerous team in International T20, and will give South Africa a real run for their money. Im predicting a Pakistan win in the First T20. What You Think ?
1st Twenty20 Result
Pakistan: 119 (19.5/20 ov)
South Africa: 120/4 (18.2/20 ov)
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)