World XI squad arrives in lahore for independence cup 2017

LAHORE: A World XI squad including 13 players from seven best cricket-playing countries arrived in Lahore early Monday in the midst of enormous security, with Pakistan trusting the visit will end a very long time of universal separation.

Pakistan has not facilitated top-level global cricket excepting five constrained over matches against minnows Zimbabwe in 2015 since the Sri Lankan team transport was assaulted by fear based oppressors in March 2009, murdering eight individuals and harming seven players and staff.

The World XI, which will play three T20Is from Tuesday, landed around 2:00 AM nearby time with air observation and many police vans in participation as the team was sped to their inn.

Since the 2009 assault, Pakistan have been compelled to play a large portion of their “home” diversions in the United Arab Emirates — with the Pakistan Cricket Board whining they have brought about misfortunes of around $120 million.