Ever since the 2009 terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan team, only Zimbabwe and Afghanistan have toured the nation.
More importantly, to gain full confidence of the worldwide community, PCB should also take some practical steps to take cricket matches to other cities, mainly in Karachi and Rawalpindi - the two main centres for cricket in Pakistan, after Lahore.
"After World XI's tour, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) must ask International Cricket Council (ICC) to convince European teams to visit here", he said. The World XI levelled the series next day with a seven-wicket win on the same ground.
Also, given the strained political relations between the India and Pakistan, it was not surprising to see Indian players absent from the World XI side. Hopefully, Pakistan will play Test cricket at home again.
Shehzad played blistering innings of 89 runs (55) to put Pakistan in a commanding position.
World XI captain Faf du Plessis hailed the series as a big step and success.
Police raid in Cairo kills 10 militants Egypt has been suffering from a spike in terrorist attacks targeting civilians in the mainland over the past year. Monday's attack came a day after authorities said they had busted an extremist cell planning attacks in Cairo .
On Friday, the World XI, chasing a target of 184, never got going as they could manage to score only 150/8 in their 20 overs.
Batting for World XI, only Thisara Perera, with a 13-ball 32 including three sixes and two fours, and David Miller, who hit a 29-ball 32, made significant contributions.
"I am still trying to convince Sri Lanka to play at least two matches in the coming series in Lahore", Sethi said. Already a T20 worldwide against Sri Lanka has been scheduled, subject to a security clearance and a three match T20 series against West Indies is also in the plans.
The World XI stumbled in its reply to 5-67 by the 10th over.
Fans have been clamouring for the return of worldwide cricket since March after the final of the domestic T20 Pakistan Super League (PSL) and finally, they've got what they want.
Sethi said Sri Lanka had also agreed to play a one-off T20 worldwide in Lahore on October 29, though he was still holding out hope for two matches.
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The administration also faces an October 15 deadline to certify whether Iran remains in compliance with the nuclear deal. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrives at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, September 14, 2017.
Rohingya refugees walk through a paddy field after crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Authorities say the mob was dispersed after police with riot shields fired rubber bullets.
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It could be as early as the grand slam that saw her beat the Open Era record earlier this year, the Australian Open. She was serving at 30-all and came up with a dazzling passing shot down the line and went on to tie the set at 5.
There is also redesigned music app that automatically syncs favourite playlists, along with the user's most listened to music. In that sense, the Apple Watch Series 3 also serves as a testament to how far the industry has come in 2017.
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Our team and campus security are in continuous contact with local, state and federal agencies regarding Irma's progress. All Anderson County schools will be closed on Monday, according to the school district's Facebook page.
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UNITED claimed back-to-back Premier League victories as Jamaal Lascelles' 76th-minute header secured a 1-0 win at Swansea City . I am not satisfied with the way we played. "That's not good enough and I take responsibility for that performance".
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The Federal Trade Commission has become the latest entity to announce an investigation into the security breach at Equifax. Dozens of lawsuits have already been filed against the company, and almost 40 states are investigating the hack.
The fight did take longer than fans - and Golovkin - would have liked, as contentious negotiations sidetracked the fight. LAS VEGAS-The freak show of a fight is over, and for that everyone in boxing should be glad.
Pictures has roped in director Patty Jenkins to helm the sequel to " Wonder Woman ", a source close to production confirms to CNN. Gal Gadot will also reprise the role of the Amazon Princess for a December 13th, 2019 release date.
Six people are dead and 115 others have been evacuated after a Hollywood, Florida nursing home lost power due to Hurricane Irma . Some 25% of homes on Florida Keys, the set of islands off the state's southern tip, are estimated to have been destroyed.
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"The main message is that global oil demand is very strong in 2017", said Bjarne Schieldrop, an analyst at SEB AB in Oslo. EIA estimates the price for Brent crude oil will average $51 per barrel for the year and $49 per barrel for WTI .
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Unfortunately, hardly anybody passed the ball worse, as injuries kept star receiver Sammy Watkins out most of the year. They released expensive veterans such as Eric Decker and David Harris and traded Sheldon Richardson this summer.
By the end of the first half, Pettway had 16 carries already for 59 yards, good for almost 60 percent of Auburn's total offense. That Clemson defense has a big challenge Saturday, facing Lamar Jackson, Louisville's Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback.
MI didn't stretch its lead to more than 14 points until the fourth quarter, and there were a few anxious moments in between. Michigan's offense had opportunities to put the game away and really bury Cincinnati , but was unable to do so.
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