Asylum seekers and refugees playing cricket
Waqar Khan (left), 19, Muhmmad Abubakr Hussaini (center), 23, and Rahman 'Farhim' Riaz Ur, 46, chat and laugh during a cricket training session in Bogor, near Jakarta, Indonesia, on January 7, 2015. (Photo: Rodrigo Ordonez)
Asylum seekers and refugees from Afghanistan and Pakistan have found solace in playing cricket as they wait for the review of their applications, which may take years. Many thought their stay in Asia would be a temporary transit before being resettled to other countries, such as Australia.