Australian star Shane Watson confirmed that he will be visiting Karachi for the final leg of the season.
Watson, who is playing for Quetta Gladiators, had initially agreed to play matches in the UAE, but changed his plans following discussions with his family and after being convinced by his franchise team-mates and owner.
Watson said that he was excited about what will be his first visit to Pakistan in 14 years.“I am very excited as it has been 14 years since I was in Pakistan last,” he said.
It’s been 14 years since I last visited Pakistan, a place with some of the most passionate fans in world cricket. Can’t wait to give it our best shot in bringing home the trophy with… https://t.co/LVTXgkj0ru
— Shane Watson (@ShaneRWatson33) March 6, 2019
Gladiators have already qualified for the play-offs, but will take on Karachi Kings in their final league match on 10 March.