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Pakistan-Windies to play first pink ball Test in Dubai

Updated: Aug 25, 2016 22:25 IST

Karachi [Pakistan], Aug 25 (ANI): The Pakistan Cricket Board on Thursday announced that Misbah-ul-Haq's side will play their first day-night Test with a pink ball against West Indies in Dubai from October 13 to 17.

According to the PCB schedule, West Indies tour of United Arab Emirates will start on September 23 and will comprise three T20Is and as many ODIs and Tests.

The pink ball Test under lights will be the first in the three-match series. Prior to this, West Indies will play a day-night tour match against PCB Patrons XI between Oct.7 to 9 in Sharjah, ESPNcricinfo reported.

Abu Dhabi and Sharjah will host the second and third Tests from Oct. 21 and Oct. 30 respectively. (ANI)