The last match of Pakistan's tour to Sri Lanka was fitting of 'finale' status as the second T20 ended in a final over thrill-ride, with Pakistan winning by one wicket to seal the series.
Zimbabwe head coach Dav Whatmore used to live in Lahore when he coached Pakistan a few years ago, but Zim's recent historic tour to the country what a vastly different experience, with guns and guards everywhere.
Pakistan completed a comfortable 29-run victory over Sri Lanka in the first of two T20 matches in Colombo on Thursday thanks to a solid allround display by their batsmen and bowlers.
The ICC chief executive David Richardson has revealed the cricket's governing body is concerned about the future of bilateral series between major Test playing nations.
Zimbabwe Cricket chairman Wilson Manase has confirmed that Pakistan will tour Zimbabwe from 24 September to 5 October and play two T20s and three ODIs.