Published: July 9, 2020 2:06:21 pm
Struggling to discover a predominant sponsor for the nationwide staff, Pakistan cricketers will probably be sporting the logo of the Shahid Afridi Foundation on their jerseys in the course of the upcoming sequence in opposition to England.
“We’re delighted that the @SAFoundationN logo will be featured on the Pakistan playing kits, since we are charity partners to @TheRealPCB. Thanking #WasimKhan & the PCB for their continued support & wishing our boys all the very best with the tour,” former skipper Afridi tweeted.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. A well-placed supply in the PCB stated that negotiations have been persevering with with the one multi-national beverage firm, which had proven curiosity in signing a brand new staff logo sponsorship deal however had provided an quantity far beneath the expectations of the board’s advertising and marketing pundits.
He had knowledgeable that the corporate had provided solely 35 to 40 per cent of the quantity it had earlier paid to the board in their final contract.
Pakistan is about to play three Tests and as many T20 Internationals in their tour of England.
The first Test will probably be performed at Old Trafford, Manchester from August 5 to 9, adopted by remaining two matches in Southampton on August 13-17 and August 21-25 respectively.
All the T20s between Pakistan and England will probably be performed at Old Trafford on August 28 and 30 and September 1.
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