'We've been extremely well looked after' - Flower
Both the World XI coach and captain Faf du Plessis were effusive in their praise for the experiences they had in Lahore, and the security measures in place
Sammy denies giving CWI president Cameron the snub
Sammy told ESPNcricinfo that he had rushed back to the dressing room for a toilet break and brushed away talks of him ignoring the CWI president. Other voices in the World-XI dressing room, though, think otherwise
Pakistan's unhindered security litmus test
A series of three T20 games was successfully conducted without safety glitches, but what is next for cricket in Pakistan?
Pakistan mark cricket's return with series win
Pakistan produced a clinical performance in all three departments to beat Faf du Plessis' men by 33 runs in the third and final T20I and clinch the series 2-1
Hasan Ali in doubt as Lahore prepares for thrilling finale
George Bailey, who hasn't yet played for World XI, may get a look in while Usman Shinwari is likely to make way for Hasan Ali if the latter is deemed fit ahead of the third and final T20I
Being South Africans, we know how isolation feels like - Hashim Amla.
World XI batsman Hashim Amla and bowler Morne Morkel share their thoughts ahead of the final T20I match against Pakistan in Lahore
Arthur learns to appreciate Sohail Khan again
Sohail Khan had conceded 20 off the penultimate over allowing the visitors a series-levelling victory, but Mickey Arthur launched into an unlikely and passionate defence of his charge
PCB to seek ICC help to resolve bilateral-tours standoff
The PCB is set to take the BCCI to the ICC's dispute resolution panel, with the two boards having failed to resolve their long-standing issue of not fulling their Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on bilateral tours
'We cannot force countries to tour' - Richardson.
David Richardson, the ICC CEO, talks about what needs to be done for international teams to tour Pakistan in the future, and explains the difficulties of getting Indian players involved in the World XI series
'I asked Andy Flower to come to Pakistan' - Mushtaq Ahmed.
Former Pakistan leg spinner Mushtaq Ahmed talks about playing his part in bringing the World XI to the country
Waqar Younis positive about future of cricket in Pakistan.
Former Pakistan captain Waqar Younis welcomes the return of high-profile cricket to the country and expresses his hope for better things awaiting the cricketers in the nation
Mistake to set such high ticket prices - Najam Sethi
Mistakes in the ticket pricing policy for Pakistan's home series against the World XI have led to lower-than-expected crowd turnouts at the Gaddafi Stadium in the highest-profile series held in Pakistan since 2009
Evolving Babar cherishes scoring runs in front of home crowd
The 22-year old thrilled the Lahore crowd and stamped his authority as a limited-overs batsman with a match-winning 52-ball 86
Amla, Thisara star in World XI's last-over win
While Amla anchored the chase with a half-century, the series-levelling victory was made possible courtesy Thisara's unbeaten 19-ball 47
ICC plans to bring more Full Members to Pakistan in coming years
In the event of a Full Member refusing to come, the PCB will examine the possibility of organising further tours by a World XI side over the next two years
Match notes on returning to Gaddafi Stadium
ESPNcricinfo's Osman Samiuddin soaks in the atmosphere inside and out of the venue where top-flight cricket returned to Pakistan after eight-and-a-half years
'Crowd support makes playing at home enjoyable' - Babar.
After playing a match-winning knock of 86 off 52 balls in the first T20I against World XI, Pakistan batsman Babar Azam talks about the thrill of playing in front of a home crowd
PCB to spend US$ 2.5-3 million for Independence Cup
A major chunk of that figure will have been spent on bringing the World XI team to Lahore. It is thought the players are being paid in the region of $100,000 each, and the rest is made up mostly by the logistic costs involved
'Makes you want to support the opposition as well.'
Cricket fans in Pakistan tell us what it means to them to have high-profile cricket - and star players - return to the country
Babar's 86 edges out World XI in Lahore
Pakistan's return home in more than two years was triumphant, beating the World XI in 20 runs in the first T20I in Lahore
Pakistan cricket rises in the shadow of strife
Two global crowns, the PSL, and a governing body whose earnings have multiplied indicate that cricket in Pakistan has held its own despite the obstacles
World XI series a 'huge leap' for Pakistan - Najam Sethi
Giles Clarke, head of the ICC's Pakistan Task Team, echoed Sethi's comments after the World XI squad arrived in Lahore on Monday morning
Security made us feel like in a movie - du Plessis
The World XI captain spoke about how he initially wrestled with the idea of playing in Pakistan, before being put at ease by the comprehensive security arrangements
Why aren't there any Indians in the World XI?
We seem to have reached a point where it is seen as logical that Pakistani cricketers cannot play in the IPL, and that no Indian player can be part of an all-star game in Lahore
Sarfraz eager to shift focus back to cricket
The actual cricket looks to have taken a back seat, but Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed is eager to push it back into focus, looking to maintain Pakistan's T20 ranking by winning games