A bullet hole is seen in a broken window near the site of the attack on Sri Lanka’s cricket team in Lahore, Pakistan in 2009. Photo: EPA
Tom Hussain
Opinion

Opinion

Tom Hussain

In Pakistan, cricket is once again up in lights, symbolising country’s return from exile after 2009 attack

  • After a terrorist attack on a visiting team left the country off limits over security concerns, it has been eager to show it is safe again
  • A major programme of international investment courtesy of China and the revival of cricketing tournaments has helped it on its way
A bullet hole is seen in a broken window near the site of the attack on Sri Lanka’s cricket team in Lahore, Pakistan in 2009. Photo: EPA
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