Thatscricket - News - NZ to play Test series against Pak
Published: Wednesday, July 4, 2001, 19:33 [IST]
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Karachi: Pakistan will host New Zealand for three Tests and three One-day Internationals in September-October, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced on Wednesday.The team due in Pakistan on September 14 will play three day-night One-day Internationals before starting the Test series on October 2.The One-dayers will be played in Karachi, Lahore and Rawalpindi with the Tests in Peshawar, Faisalabad and Karachi.The visitors will also play two warm-up games, before and after the first Test.New Zealand last toured Pakistan in 1996-97 when it squared a two-match Test series 1-1.Pakistan drew a three-match Test series 1-1 against New Zealand in New Zealand in March this year but lost a One-day series 3-2.