The Pakistan Cricket Board have announced the itinerary for the BLACKCAPS tour 2014 to be played in the United Arab Emirates. Pakistan sit in fourth place on the Reliance ICC Test rankings - with the BLACKCAPS currently sitting sixth, ahead of their three Test series v the West Indies, the series presents an opportunity to climb higher on the Test rankings.
The series starts with the first Test match to be played at the Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi from November 11-15 followed by test matches at Dubai Cricket Stadium and Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
A one-off T20 match will be played at the Dubai Cricket Stadium on December 5th followed by a five match One Day International series which commences from December 8th at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
New Zealand will play the Pakistan “A” Team in a 3 day warm up game prior to the Test series.
BLACKCAPS Tour To Pakistan 2014
November 5- 7 | BLACKCAPS v Pakistan “A” | 3 Day Warm up game @ Sharjah
November 11- 15 | Pakistan v BLACKCAPS | First Test @ Abu Dhabi
November 19-23 | Pakistan v BLACKCAPS | Second Test @ Dubai
November 27- December 1 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | Third Test @ Sharjah
December 5 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | T20 International @ Dubai
December 8 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | First ODI @ Dubai
December 12 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | Second ODI @ Sharjah
December 14 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | Third ODI @ Sharjah
December 17 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | Fourth ODI @ Abu Dhabi
December 19 | Pakistan V BLACKCAPS | Fifth ODI @ Abu Dhabi