ICC Chairman, Chief Executive to visit Lahore next week


LAHORE, MAY 28 (DNA) — ICC Chairman Greg Barclay and Chief Executive Geoff Allardice will arrive in Lahore on Tuesday morning on a two-day visit, during which they will meet Chair of the PCB Management Committee Mr Najam Sethi (also an ICC Director), PCB Chief Operating Officer Barrister Salman Naseer and other board officials.

While Mr Allardice has regularly visited Pakistan, first as ICC General Manager – Cricket and then as ICC Chief Executive, this will be Mr Barclay’s first visit to Pakistan.

Mr Barclay will be the first ICC Chairman to tour Pakistan since ICC President Ray Mali’s visit in 2008. This will also be the first time since October 2004 when both the top two ICC officials will together visit the Pakistan cricket headquarters.

Media opportunity: Members of the media will be allowed to cover the arrival of the ICC Chairman and Chief Executive at the Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday, 30 May, at 11.45am. For further information, please contact Mr Raza Kitchlew (+923018440280); and At the end of the visit, the PCB will provide broadcast quality video clip of the ICC Chairman and ICC Chief Executive, which the media will be free to use for editorial purposes. DNA