Organisers pay hefty sum for resuming international cricket in Pak

The organisers of the two Twenty20 exhibition matches between the International World XI and the Pakistan Stars XI paid a whopping USD 145,000 to the members of the visiting team to convince them to come and play in the country.

Pakistan vital to international cricket, cannot be denied for long: Andre Nel

South African cricketer Andre Nel, who is part of the International World XI, participating in the two Twenty20 exhibition matches in Karachi, has said Pakistan cannot be denied for long as they are too vital to international cricket.