World T20: PCB Officials, Imran Khan Expected to be at Eden Gardens For India vs Pakistan Match

Updated: 16 March 2016 23:30 IST

Former captains Imran Khan and Zaheer Abbas are likely to accompany PCB officials Shaharyar Khan and Najam Sethi for India vs Pakistan World T20 game at the Eden Gardens.

World T20: PCB Officials, Imran Khan Expected to be at Eden Gardens For India vs Pakistan Match
Imran Khan is among the guests to watch the India vs Pakistan World Cup clash at the Eden Gardens. © AFP

Kolkata:

Top PCB officials Shaharyar Khan and Najam Sethi will be in attendance to watch their team take on India in the marquee match of the ICC World T20 to be played in Kolkata on March 19.

Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan is also among the Pakistani guests to watch the much-awaited clash at the Eden Gardens.

"Our chairman (Shaharyar) is travelling to Kolkata for the match and so is Najam Sethi (executive committee chairman)," PCB media director Amjad Hussain said. (After Loss to NZ, India's Chances of Winning World T20 Dip)

Former Pakistan captain Imran is also expected to be in attendance alongside Zaheer Abbas, who is the current ICC president.

For the record, Pakistan have never lost to India at the Eden Gardens while the hosts have never lost to Pakistan in the World Cup.

Pakistan on Wednesday kicked off their campaign with a 55-run win over Bangladesh but hosts India suffered a shocking defeat to New Zealand on Tuesday.

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