KARACHI: The news of the landing of the South African team in Pakistan has brought joy to the cricket-deprived fans in Pakistan as the Proteas ended their 14-year hiatus when they arrived today.
The Proteas last played in Pakistan in 2007.
The team, led by Quetin de Kock, arrived in Karachi on a chartered flight and will be tested at Cove 19 after arrival.
The South African team will play two Tests and three Twenty20 matches from January 26.
After the team’s arrival in Pakistan, cricket-impressed fans took to Twitter to express their joy at an important aspect of coming to the country.
After the touchdown, the trend of #WelcometoPakistan started trending.
Take a look at what Pakistani Twitter users have been saying: