Sri Lanka sports minister joins Pakistan tour

COLOMBO, Oct 26 (INP): Sri Lanka´s sports minister has announced that he would join the national cricket team on their first match in Pakistan since gunmen attacked their team bus in Lahore eight years ago.

Dayasiri Jayasekara said Sri Lanka was satisfied with security preparations for the Twenty20 final in Lahore later in October despite reservations from some players.

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