South Africa tour of Pakistan in United Arab Emirates 2013 Fixtures
South Africa cricket team played against Pakistan in UAE from 8th October to 15th November 2013. The NIB Bank presents Cool & Cool Cup 2013 will comprise 2 Test Matches, 5 One Day International Matches and 2 Twenty20 Internationals.
The Title sponsor of the series is Cool & Cool. The Presenting Sponsor of the series is NIB Bank Ltd. There are also 2 Co-Sponsors of the series: Haier and Zong.
Security concerns have again forced the Pakistan Cricket Board to shift its coming home series against South Africa and Sri Lanka to neutral venues in the United Arab Emirates.
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Matches will take place in the three main cricket centres in the country. The two Tests will be played at Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Cricket Stadium and Dubai Sports City, and the five 50-over games will be shared between Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and Dubai. Both Twenty20s are in Dubai.
South Africa, the No 1 Test side after defeating England last August, will play a three-day warm-up game to begin the tour at a venue not yet been decided.
South Africa, who arrive in the UAE on October 5, will play a three-day practice match to prepare for the first Test in Abu Dhabi. The teams will move to Dubai for the second Test on October 23 before switching to coloured clothing in November. Sharjah will host the first and fifth ODIs while Abu Dhabi also gets two games with Dubai hosting the remaining one-dayer and both T20s.
|Match Date||Teams||Match Name||Grounds||Countries|
|14-10-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||1st Test||Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi||UAE|
|23-10-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||2nd Test||Dubai Sports City Stadium, Dubai||UAE|
|30-10-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||1st ODI||Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah||UAE|
|01-11-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||2nd ODI||Dubai Sports City Stadium, Dubai||UAE|
|06-11-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||3rd ODI||Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi||UAE|
|08-11-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||4th ODI||Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi||UAE|
|11-11-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||5th ODI||Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah||UAE|
|13-11-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||1st Twenty20||Dubai Sports City Stadium, Dubai||UAE|
|15-11-2013||Pakistan vs South Africa||2nd Twenty20||Dubai Sports City Stadium, Dubai||UAE|
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