WICB chief 'hopeful' for T20 series in Pakistan subject to FICA's approval

The Pakistan Cricket Board have accused the Board of Control for Cricket in India of not fulfilling the Memorandum of Understanding on bilateral tours

Pakistan celebrated the return of worldwide cricket with a thumping 33-run win to clinch the final Twenty20 match and the series against a World XI team at Lahore's Gaddafi stadium Friday.

He further added that he is eyeing to make a comeback in the team before the Sri Lankan series of which the last T20 match is scheduled to be held in Lahore. Shehzad played blistering innings of 89 runs (55) to put Pakistan in a commanding position.

LAHORE: Cricket lovers display huge Pakistani flag during final T20 Independence Cup between Pakistan and World XI. Pakistan scored 174 runs in the first innings with the help of Ahmed Shehzad (43 runs) and Babar Azam (45 runs).

Sri Lanka all-rounder Thisara Perera hit a towering six off the penultimate ball to steer the World XI to a thrilling seven-wicket win over Pakistan in the second Twenty20 on Wednesday. Miller fell to a Hasan Ali ball.

The World XI lost Tamim Iqbal (14) and Ben Cutting (5) early on and Hashim Amla (21) was run out after a mix up with Proteas' skipper Faf du Plessis.

With 44 runs required from 12 balls, and with only two wickets remaining, Pakistan was in complete control.

Hasan Ali was the pick of the bowlers with 2/28 while Imad Wasim, Usman Khan and Rumman Raees chipped in with a wicket each.

World XI wins the toss and they will field first. The third and final T20 will be played on Friday and the home fans will be hoping for a positive result.

"Dave has said that, InshaAllah, he will bring the West Indies team to Pakistan for a three-match tour late November", he explained.

Irfan was initially suspended for a year by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) following the investigations into the spot-fixing allegations in the second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Due to the aggressive bating of Ahmed Shehzad, Pakistan has made the winning score.

"It is the message to the enemies of peace that the nation will never allow their negative designs to succeed". Many members of Pakistan's young cricket-mad population, 60 percent of which is under 25, have not had a chance to watch live cricket at home.

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