Bright day in Pakistan history as Srilanka coming to Pakistan for a cricket match after eight years
Sri Lanka will play a Twenty20 match in Lahore on Oct. 29, coming back to the city out of the blue since they endured a firearm and explosive assault in 2009, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) finalised on Monday.
The assault, in which six cops and two regular folks were murdered and six Sri Lanka players harmed, implied Pakistan turned into a virtual no-go zone for visiting groups.Aside from a concise visit by Zimbabwe in 2015, Pakistan has since been playing its home matches in the United Arab Emirates.
Be that as it may, a month ago Pakistan facilitated three Twenty20 internationals against a World XI in the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
The SLC said in the course of recent months it had directed an exhaustive assessment with the help of the legislatures of Sri Lanka and Pakistan, the Pakistan Cricket Board and free Security specialists. “Having been completely happy with the stringent safety efforts set up, the SLC ExCo consistently chose to play the third T20 in Lahore on the 29th October,” the SLC said in the announcement. The initial two matches in the Twenty20 arrangement will played in the United Arab Emirates.