The Pakistan Test squad is set to reach Sydney in the wee hours of 1st December, to play a three-match series against Australia.
Pakistan squad will then immediately embark on their journey to Canberra before midday.
Upon their arrival in the Australian capital, the squad will kick off their training sessions on Sunday, 3rd December, starting at 10 am local time.
Following the practice, Pakistan’s pace sensation, Shaheen Shah Afridi, will address the media at 12:45 pm.
The following day, on 4th December, Pakistan will feature in their second training session from 10 am to 1 pm.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Sarfaraz Ahmed will be available for media interaction at 12:45 pm.
On 5th December, the captains of PM XI and Pakistan squad, Nathan McSweeney and Shan Masood respectively, will participate in the captains’ call and trophy photoshoot at the iconic Manuka Oval in Canberra.
Meanwhile, PM XI is scheduled for a training session from 10 am to 1 pm, while Pakistan will hit the field for their training session from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
The much-anticipated four-day match between Pakistan and PM XI is set to commence on 6th December at Manuka Oval, Canberra.
Pakistan team will kick off the Test series with the first Test in Perth from 14-18 December 2023.
The second Test match will be played in Melbourne, from 26 to 30 December, while Sydney will host the last game of the tour from 3 to 7 January 2024.
Pakistan squad for the tour of Australia
Shan Masood (c), Aamir Jamal, Abdullah Shafique, Abrar Ahmed, Babar Azam, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Khurram Shahzad, Mir Hamza, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Noman Ali, Saim Ayub, Salman Ali Agha, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wk), Saud Shakeel and Shaheen Shah Afridi