Friday, April 20, 2012
Bungladesh Cricket Team Is Not Touring Pakistan
Bangladesh cricket team’s tour of Pakistan has been cancelled. According to the Pakistan Cricket Boards (PCB) chief operating officer, Bangladesh and informed the PCB of its decision to not tour Pakistan.
PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf also expressed his disappointment over the stay order issued by the Dhaka High Court.
“The boards of both countries should have resolved the matter on their own,” Ashraf said.
The Dhaka High Court on Thursday had ordered the national team's upcoming tour of Pakistan to be postponed for at least four weeks due to security fears.
Bangladesh were set to play a 50-over game and a Twenty20 international on April 29 and 30 in Lahore, the first international cricket matches in the country following the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team’s bus.