Pakistan is currently the number 1 team in ICC T20 rankings and now will compete in the 1st T20 against Bangladesh on Friday, January 24 on its home ground.
All matches of the three-match T20 series will be played at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore.
The guest team will play matches at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore on January 24, 25 and 27. All matches will be played in daylight. The toss for the matches will be at 1:30 pm, while the regular start of all T20 matches will be at 2 pm.
According to the schedule, Pakistan and Bangladesh cricket teams will practice at Gaddafi Stadium on Thursday, January 23 from 1 to 4 pm. Captains of both teams will attend a pre-series media conference at the Far End Building at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore in Noon, 12:45 pm.
Pakistan’s win percentage against Bangladesh in the T20 format is 80%. 10 matches have been played between both countries; 8 matches have been won by Pakistan and 2 by Bangladesh.
Pakistan has also hosted the Bangladesh T20 cricket team in 2008. Pakistan defeated Bangladesh by 102 runs in the only T20 match played in Karachi on April 20, 2008. The two teams competed for the last time at the ICC T20 World Cup 2016.
Both teams will also do practice sessions on Sunday, January 26 between the 2nd and 3rd T20 matches.
After playing the last T20 match on January, 27, the guest team will return home on January, 28.