Mon, Dec 24, 2012 - Page 19 News List

India, Pakistan start new round of ‘cricket diplomacy’

Reuters, NEW DELHI

However, festering diplomatic sores are unlikely to overshadow the cricket tour, according to sports historian Boria Majumdar.

Both countries “welcome resumption of cricket ties. They know it’s important to play and engage in trade. They know you don’t achieve anything by not playing with each other,” Majumdar said.

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