Taliban approves Afghanistan cricket tour of Australia

Afghanistan's national cricket team players training at the Kabul International Cricket Ground in Kabul on August 21, 2021, ahead of their one-day series against Pakistan, scheduled to take place in Sri Lanka in two weeks. (Photo by HOSHANG HASHIMI/AFP via Getty Images)

The Taliban, the new rulers of Afghanistan, have given the go-ahead for an upcoming visit to Australia by the Afghan men's national cricket team