Indian baseball squad to arrive in Lahore today.

LAHORE -- The Indian baseball team is set to arrive here on Wednesday to participate in the 15th West Asia Baseball Cup after it was finally granted visa by the Pakistani authorities late on Tuesday night.

According to Pakistan Federation Baseball presAident Syed Fakhar Ali Shah, the 20-member Indian squad will cross the Wagah Border to enter Pakistan, only two days before the tournament starts.

Fakhar said Pakistan's Ministry of Interior had issued the NOCs for the Indian team on Tuesday morning before the Pakistani embassy in New Delhi stamped the visas.

Along with India and the hosts, the West Asia Baseball Cup is set to feature national teams from Sri Lanka, Palestine and Nepal - all of whom were granted visas earlier.


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