Waqar Younis, Australian Prime Minister host Pakistan cricketers on New Year

Published: January 1, 2017
Misbah and Smith with Aussie PM and his wife. PHOTO COURTESY: TWITTER

Misbah and Smith with Aussie PM and his wife. PHOTO COURTESY: TWITTER

Pakistani cricketers received a warm reception from Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on New Year alongside the hosts’ national cricket team.

The team later visited former head coach Waqar Younis’ residence to share a meal with him.

Here are a few pictures of the meet and greet.

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Pakistan Test captain Misbahul Haq shakes hand with Malcom Turnbull. PHOTO COURTESY: TWITTER

Misbah addresses the audience. PHOTO COURTESY: TWITTER

Of Starc and Misbah, Australia and Pakistan

Turnbull and Misbah engage in a conversation. PHOTO COURTESY: TWITTER

Pakistan Test squad poses with Turnbull and his wife. PHOTO COURTESY: TWITTER

In the end, Misbah and Smith also presented signed bats to Turnbull.

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Reader Comments (6)

  • LOL
    Jan 1, 2017 - 5:12PM

    plz dnt share such articles. let indians live in the fool’s paradise thinking the world cares abt modi’s ‘isolate Pak’ pleas. he has been doing that now for over 3 years and noone cares :(Recommend

  • Pakistani
    Jan 1, 2017 - 5:21PM

    What a wonderful gesture by the Autralian PM.

    Thank youRecommend

  • iRonMan!
    Jan 1, 2017 - 5:33PM

    Great Pictures! wish to see Aussies in Pakistan, soon.Recommend

  • Gina
    Jan 1, 2017 - 10:24PM

    Good to knowRecommend

  • syed shafiq ul hassan
    Jan 2, 2017 - 9:15AM

    And we have Nawaz Sharif ! our PM what a Fate of this nation .. Recommend

  • A-One
    Jan 2, 2017 - 9:25AM

    Thank you Mr. PM.

    Nawaz Sharif should also invite Australian Team as a good gesture, guarantying the safety of the team himself.Recommend

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