Picture News June 17, 2019

Manchester, England, June 17 – Pakistani fans arrive at the Cricket World Cup match between India and Pakistan at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. India continued their World Cup dominance over rivals Pakistan with a rain-affected 89-run victory as a highly anticipated match came to a strange end at Old Trafford. Photo courtesy of Dave Thompson
Nevsehir, Turkey, June 17 – Turkey will host a hot-air balloon festival for the first time in Cappadocia, the otherworldly touristic hub famed for its fairy chimneys. The Cappadocia International Hot-Air Balloon Festival, set for July 3-7, will be organized by the Urgup Municipality in the central Nevsehir province. During the event, some 150 hot air balloons will take six different flights and 20 balloons of various shapes from nearly a dozen countries will take to the skies. Photo courtesy of Anadolu