Pakistan gets lucky as ICC World XI players arrive at Lahore on 11th September, 2017. After the attack on Sri Lankan team, Pakistan has struggled with serious criticism. Finally, it is a moment to cheer. The nation is hopeful that this tournament will revive international cricket in the country.
Three T20s will take place in Lahore where the World XI team led by Faf du Plessis will face Pakistani cricket squad. The Pakistani team has got superb players like Sarfaraz Ahmad, Shoaib Malik, Imad Wasim, Muhammad Amir, Babar Azam and more. The World XI team has players from South Africa and many other countries. The squad is already happy by the warm welcome received at Lahore airport by PCB chairman Najam Sethi along with Sports minister; Jahangir Khanzada. This air of excitement has got several tweets floating around.
We also see Wasim Akram’s wife being enthusiastic for the return of International cricket.
No matter which team wins, victory will not define best this time. Instead, safe cricket and the team’s secure stay will however, mark Pakistan’s win. This will help forget the image overshadowed by the previous attack on the Sri Lankan team. Get ready for the first match on 12th September, 2017. Let’s see what tomorrow has got for the nation!