LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday announced that the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC) has approved 25 per cent crowd attendance for the upcoming Pakistan-New Zealand series.
The PCB said the decision means that about 4,500 spectators will be able to participate in the ODIs scheduled for September 17, 19 and 21, while about 5,500 spectators will be able to attend the 25th, 26th, 29th and 1st and 3rd of September. Will be able to watch T20 matches.
The statement said only spectators who have been fully vaccinated and who have a safety certificate for the corona virus will be allowed inside the stadium.
Following the decision of the NCOC, the PCB will soon announce ticket prices and other details for the tour of New Zealand, the first visit of the Kiwis to Pakistan in 18 years.
New Zealand will arrive in Islamabad on September 11 with three scheduled ODIs at the Pindi Cricket Stadium, while five T20 matches will be played at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
Wasim Khan, chief executive of the PCB, said, “I am confident that following the decision of the NCOC, non-protective cricket fans will speed up their vaccination process so that they can be on home soil between the two sides after 2003.” Watch the first series. “