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Arrival Of World-XI In Pakistan Big Achievement: Najam Sethi

Chairman Pakistan Cricket board Najam Sethi has said arrival of World Eleven in Pakistan is a big achievement and restoration of International Cricket in the country was a task which was given to him.

In an interview, he said the World is satisfied with the situation of security in the country and a top level security company was observing the matters in this regard.

He said four matches will be held in Karachi and six in Lahore in the next PSL.

PCB chairman said seventh team would be included in the PSL after two years and it could be from FATA, Sialkot or Faisalabad.

He said FATA has the talent to participate in the next PSL and PCB would sign the MOU with Khyber Pakhtunkhawa for the establishing Cricket academy in Peshawar.

The Chairman said credit goes to the players and coaches for the victory in the Champion’s Trophy.

He said negotiations are underway for the cricket series between Pakistan, India and Sri Lanka, adding other World Cricket teams would come in Pakistan after arrival of Sri Lankan cricket team in the country.