The cricketer even appreciated the hospitality he received in Pakistan. The PCB has had to rely on heavy financial incentives for the visiting players to draw them to the country so far. The World XI coach praised the security arrangements in Lahore, saying that the security plan made the players feel secure over the course of their trip to the country. Once he was out on the ground the crowd started cheering "Boom Boom Afridi" as rickshaw drove him around the stadium.
While the visits of two worldwide sides in the latter half of the current year bode well for Pakistan cricket, there is still a long way to go for the country to draw back major sides for a bilateral tour. There was energy don't get me wrong - Collingwood, who has played in Lahore before, thought the crowd's intensity was high.
"Now that the first step has been taken, there will be more steps on way", he said.
Beyond The Forecast: No Way (Hurricane) Jose It has maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour and is moving west-northwest at 7 miles per hour , according to the advisory. USA Today said on Thursday the storm was likely to shift northward, edging the Mid-Atlantic as it tracked up the coast.
Pakistan claimed a 2-1 series victory after winning the third and final match by 33 runs. On the 15th September 2017 West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) President Dave Cameron has announced that the West Indies team will visit Pakistan in November for a three-match T20 series.
The ICC provided and funded security resources for the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) for the three-match series, which Pakistan won 2-1, and ICC's head of media and communication, Sami ul Hassan, says that ICC will continue to contribute towards the revival of worldwide cricket in Pakistan.
Overjoyed at the upcoming tours, Sethi informed that Sri Lanka has also green-lighted playing single T20 worldwide on October 29 in Lahore. The two were given a standing ovation by a packed 25,000 crowd. Responding to this announcement Shahid Afridi thanked Najam Sethi and said; "Nothing better than supporting this noble cause". "I think when they'll go back, they will have good memories, fond memories, which are going to stay with them for a very long time", added Sami, who is also a senior journalist.
The nursing home's licensee is Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, LLC, which is owned by a doctor named Jack Michel. More than 300,000 customers in the county, or a third of the total, are still without power as of midday Wednesday.
Facebook admits it's been accused of "grading our own homework", VP of global marketing solutions Carolyn Everson wrote. It has also added 3,000 more content reviewers to its team to report content violating community standards .
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India and Australia would be considering this series to be a precursor for their preparations for the 2019 World Cup in England. India have been invincible elsewhere, winning an ODI series in the West Inndies and clean sweeping everything in Sri Lanka .
In the Russian embassy in the United States , the ban on using Kaspersky Anti-Virus was called a continuation of russophobia. Homeland Security says it fears Russian Federation could gain access to info that would put US national security at risk.
Harman manufactures auto infotainment systems, along with "connected car-safety" technologies, including rear-view cameras. The South Korean company, known for its Galaxy smartphones, is launching a new unit dedicated to automotive tech.
Cassini spacecraft: 'Magnifying glass' at Saturn until end
NASA predicted it would receive the final signal at 7:55AM ET, and wound up getting it about half a minute later than expected. But the agency didn't want to risk Cassini accidentally crashing into one of these moons and spreading around Earth microbes.
Eight dead at USA nursing home hit by Irma
The governor said he has ordered a probe by state authorities , and Sanchez confirmed a criminal investigation has been launched. On Tuesday 6.8 million people remain without power in the steamy-late summer heat - about a third of Florida's population.
Hosts win third T20I by 34 runs to lift Independence Cup
The global team opened their innings with hard knocks from Tamim Iqbal, bringing them to 15 runs at the end of the second over. 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.
Australia beat Board President's XI by 103 runs
It was all-rounder Marcus Stoinis and wicket-keeper Matthew Wade who provided the fireworks for Australia in the death-overs. While providing some puzzles of his own, Stoinis was also at the receiving end of it on his way to 76 in the match.