Picture Courtesy Screen grab from Ten Sports
Picture Courtesy Screen grab from Ten Sports

During the second One-Day International (ODI) between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at Lahore, one fan was seen holding a poster inviting Anushka Sharma to Pakistan and to get Virat Kohli along. The postcard was accompanied by #maukamauka; a hashtag which became popular during the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, thanks to a campaign by a media company. LIVE UPDATES: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 2015, 2nd ODI at Lahore

The Pakistani fans have shown great enthusiasm during the first international cricket series on their soil since 2009. Throughout the series against Zimbabwe, they have held out placards and posters thanking the Zimbabwean team for breaking the dry phase of international cricket in the conflict-ridden country. Others have held banners urging other nations to visit the country. Live Scorecard: Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 2015, 2nd ODI at Lahore