Imran Khan asked Narendra Modi to resume cricketing ties with Pakistan – Here's the response

Imran Khan asked Narendra Modi to resume cricketing ties with Pakistan – Here's the response

Since 2007, the two countries have not played a bilateral series except for short series of three ODIs and two T20 Internationals in the winter of 2012/13 when Pakistan undertook a tour of India.

HILARIOUS: Read how Virender Sehwag trolled Pakistan cricket fans, yet again!

HILARIOUS: Read how Virender Sehwag trolled Pakistan cricket fans, yet again!

Soon after International Cricket Council (ICC) announced the schedule of Champions Trophy 2017, Sehwag was back to his humorous best on Twitter.

READ: Virender Sehwag's advice for Pakistani fans ahead of Champions Trophy clash vs India

READ: Virender Sehwag's advice for Pakistani fans ahead of Champions Trophy clash vs India

On most occasions, Sehwag's target is his good friend Shoaib Akhtar.

VIDEO: BRILLIANT! Irfan Pathan dismantles Pakistan's top-order by claiming hat-trick in first over!

VIDEO: BRILLIANT! Irfan Pathan dismantles Pakistan's top-order by claiming hat-trick in first over!

The left-arm bowler dismissed Salman Butt, Younis Khan and Mohammad Yousuf off the last three balls in the first over of the second innings.

India-Pakistan Champions Trophy match 'just a coincidence', fixtures not tweaked: ICC

India-Pakistan Champions Trophy match 'just a coincidence', fixtures not tweaked: ICC

For ICC, if India-Pakistan contest is a big ticket game, so are Australia vs England on 10 June in Edgbaston and England vs New Zealand or Australia vs New Zealand games.

On India-Pakistan matches: ICC admits to 'fixing' draws in global events for 'massive kick'

On India-Pakistan matches: ICC admits to 'fixing' draws in global events for 'massive kick'

Men in Blue, who are the defending champions, will begin their campaign in ICC Champions Trophy 2017 against Pakistan at Edgbaston.

India vs Pakistan: Get ready for another epic battle between arch-rivals in Champions Trophy 2017

India vs Pakistan: Get ready for another epic battle between arch-rivals in Champions Trophy 2017

The much-anticipated clash between India and Pakistan is slated to take place on June 4.

Champions Trophy 2017: Complete schedule, Groups, Venues, Timing, Dates

Champions Trophy 2017: Complete schedule, Groups, Venues, Timing, Dates

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today released the schedule of the prestigious even comprising eight teams.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Men in Blue to begin title defence against arch-rivals Pakistan

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Men in Blue to begin title defence against arch-rivals Pakistan

Opening match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 will be hosts England against Bangladesh at The Oval on June 1.

 

HILARIOUS! Virender Sehwag launches latest 'attack' on Shoaib Akhtar

HILARIOUS! Virender Sehwag launches latest 'attack' on Shoaib Akhtar

Shoaib shared a image on social micro-blogging site Twitter of what he believes is the best Pakistan team he was part of.

Inclusion of Pakistani players will raise importance, status of Indian Premier League: Zaheer Abbas

Inclusion of Pakistani players will raise importance, status of Indian Premier League: Zaheer Abbas

The former Pakistan captain will be flying to Bangalore this week to watch the final of the IPL on the invitation of the new BCCI President Anurag Thakur.

Not playing in IPL could be affecting performances of Pakistan team in T20 cricket:  Mickey Arthur

Not playing in IPL could be affecting performances of Pakistan team in T20 cricket: Mickey Arthur

Pakistani players were part of the inaugural season of the tournament in 2008, but following the Mumbai terror attacks the same year, the Indian government restricted their participation in the tournament from next season onwards.

VIDEO: Gautam Gambhir reveals truth behind infamous feud with Pakistan's Kamran Akmal

VIDEO: Gautam Gambhir reveals truth behind infamous feud with Pakistan's Kamran Akmal

The Indo-Pak rivalry is considered even greater than The Ashes.

Sad to see Pakistani players not being able to showcase talent in IPL: Shoaib Akhtar

Sad to see Pakistani players not being able to showcase talent in IPL: Shoaib Akhtar

Pakistani players were part of the inaugural season of the tournament in 2008, but following the Mumbai terror attacks the same year, the Indian government restricted their participation in the tournament from next season onwards.

WATCH: You beauty! Zaheer Khan fools Inzamam-ul-Haq with unplayable ball

WATCH: You beauty! Zaheer Khan fools Inzamam-ul-Haq with unplayable ball

When remembering his bowling, Zaheer's duel with Graeme Smith always comes to mind. 

When Sachin Tendulkar's run-out against Pakistan triggered huge riot

When Sachin Tendulkar's run-out against Pakistan triggered huge riot

In 1999 at Eden Gardens, Tendulkar got out in an unexpected manner.

WATCH: SHOCKING! When Ashish Nehra abused Mahendra Singh Dhoni for dropping Shahid Afridi's catch

WATCH: SHOCKING! When Ashish Nehra abused Mahendra Singh Dhoni for dropping Shahid Afridi's catch

At the time, Nehra was a senior player in the side and Dhoni was just starting out. 

WATCH: When Shoaib Akhtar's nasty bouncer hit Sourav Ganguly's ribs...

WATCH: When Shoaib Akhtar's nasty bouncer hit Sourav Ganguly's ribs...

The Indian left-hander looked in terrible pain and was taken off the field.

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Inspired Men in Blue crush Malaysia 6-1 to enter final

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Inspired Men in Blue crush Malaysia 6-1 to enter final

India produced an inspiring performance to outplay hosts Malaysia 6-1 in a must-win match and secure their seventh appearance in the final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup hockey tournament, here today.

READ: Shoaib Akhtar's reply to Virender Sehwag's 'Mauka-Mauka' troll on Twitter

READ: Shoaib Akhtar's reply to Virender Sehwag's 'Mauka-Mauka' troll on Twitter

The banter between these two cricketers, on and off the field, has thoroughly entertained the cricket fans.