PCB has decided to utilize UDRS system in the Test and ODI series against England the following month. PCB chief operating officer Subhan Ahmed has says “we have received sponsorship due to which the UDRS will be used during the Test and ODI series against England”. He more says the England and Wales Cricket Board had also backed using the system in the upcoming series.
Subhan says Pepsi had decided to sponsor using the system which would charge nearly around $5000 per game. “We think that the system is a value addition to the game and has helped in minimizing mistakes in the match and helping the umpires in making the correct judgements,” he added. Pakistan also utilized the UDRS in their current ODI series against Sri Lanka in the UAE.
Pakistan plays 3 Tests starting from Jan 17 and than an ODI series against England in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.