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World XI to visit Pakistan for exhibition T20s

Tue, 16 Oct 2012 10:50 PM
World XI to visit Pakistan for exhibition T20s
Pakistan will host a World XI for two Twenty20 matches, officials said Tuesday, in hopes of moving a step closer to resuming home internationals which have been suspended for more than three years.


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