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In a region where terror has tainted virtually everything, cricket has retained an enviable immunity, making the stadium an unlikely but reliable venue for what became known as "cricket diplomacy" between
Even in a region where discord is prevalent, cricket has allowed for cooperation among countries through the medium of sport competition.
Matches can turn ugly, but very often seemingly insurmountable tensions melt away by the time trophies are handed out, and touring spectators marvel at the hospitality of their hosts.
Due to other internal and external factors, cricket diplomacy is failing in
This is a huge blow to
While this statement may be somewhat exaggerated, in the case of