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Virat Kohli, Babar Azam to play in one team in 2007’s Afro-Asia Cup

eAwaz Sports News

Islamabad – The Afro-Asia Cup will be returning after 16 years, where players from India and Pakistan are set to play together. It was last played in 2007. According to news, former India captain Virat Kohli and Pakistan cricket team captain Babar Azam will take part in the competition to be held in 2023 after the IPL season. Forbes.com has reported, the tournament will be played in T20 format. The ACC head of commercial and events Prabhakaran Thanraj told Forbes.com: “We haven’t got confirmation from the boards yet. We are still working on the white paper and it will be submitted to both boards. But our plan is for the best players from India and Pakistan to be playing in the Asian XI. Once plans are finalized we will go into market for sponsorship and a broadcaster. It will be a massive event. Really, really big.”