Memories from the PSL final were still fresh, along with a renewed consolation that this time cricket was here to stay.
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International cricket in Pakistan officially resumed. Let's hope it's here to stay.
ICC director, chief executive congratulate Pakistan on the event; express hope that it will pave way for bigger series.
Ahmed Shehzad awarded Player of the Match for a "blistering innings", Babar Azam becomes Man of the Series.
President of West Indies Cricket board Dave Cameron in Lahore to witness security measures for the World XI: PCB.
PCB over the years could not earn any money while hosting the home series at neutral venues of the UAE, says Sethi.
Perera awarded Player of the Match as World XI level series with nail-biting performance in second T20I contest.
Darren Sammy expresses satisfaction at the security arrangements made for the Independence Cup.
“He [Babar] batted well, laid a strong foundation for a considerable total which World XI failed to chase,” says Sarfraz
“No one is opposing the return of cricket, but this curfew-like situation is not comprehensible," says Lahore resident.
Lahore residents question locking down a good part of the city for the grand show.
A BIG crowd in an upbeat mood turned out at the Gaddafi stadium as the first of the three T-20 games between ...
"It was a good game. I thought Pakistan played exceptionally well," says World XI skipper Faf du Plessis.
The star-studded series will take place under tight security and will be monitored by other cricket boards.
This is the first time a World XI team is visiting Pakistan to reopen the doors of international cricket.
Believe it or not, international cricket has come back to Pakistan.
Pakistan team has just three experienced players in Shoaib Malik, Ahmed Shehzad and captain Sarfraz Ahmed.
"This is an important series for us. After our Champions Trophy victory, expectations have been raised."
"I will be able to say that I played my part in bringing cricket back to Pakistan,” says World XI squad captain.
After eight years, Pakistan is hosting an international series of high eminence which in itself is a triumph.
"I can assure all Pakistan cricket fans that we have missed playing in front of them," says Sarfraz Ahmed.
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28-year-old all-rounder will be the first Sri Lankan player to play in Pakistan after 2009 attack on Sri Lankan team.
Aleem Dar, Ahsan Raza to officiate in the series opener on Sept 12.
Ali will be playing his first international match in front of the home crowd in Lahore next week.
From a Word Cup final to the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team, the stadium is home to an array of memories.
LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has invited eighteen former Test cricketers including former...
LAHORE: Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi on Thursday called for nationwide support for the upcoming...
Salman was run out in the last over of the day. The next morning, on March 3, militants ambushed the tourists’ bus.
Says will ask visiting security team to assess security situation in Karachi and provide recommendations.