Former Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Khalid Mahmood has mentioned that the Worldwide Cricket Council (ICC) would possibly as effectively be the “Indian Cricket Council”, and as a substitute of ready for the ICC, Pakistan ought to take motion by itself.
Talking on NEWSONHY Information’ particular transmission “Cricket ka muqadma“, the previous PCB chairman suggested that particulars be sought from diplomatic sources on the abrupt postponement by the New Zealand authorities of the Black Caps’ tour of Pakistan.
Former nationwide workforce quick bowler Aqib Javed remarked that international gamers coming to Pakistan to take part within the Pakistan Tremendous League (PSL) have all the time appreciated Pakistan’s safety preparations.
Javed mentioned that the return of the New Zealand cricket workforce and the assertion by their board is a “joke”.
“I do not perceive what threats they acquired. David White’s assertion to not share (the character of) safety threats additionally appears to be a joke,” he added.
In the meantime, the PCB has determined to take a tricky stance in opposition to the New Zealand Cricket (NZC) board at a gathering of the ICC, well-informed sources advised NEWSONHY Information.
Sources aware about the event mentioned that PCB has determined to foyer in opposition to New Zealand Cricket and undertake a tricky stance in opposition to its current motion of abandoning the Pakistan tour minutes earlier than the primary ODI was scheduled to happen.
PCB has determined to contact influential gamers and commentators from world wide and search their assist within the matter, mentioned sources, including that within the second section of the train, the board will contact different cricket boards world wide to debate the matter.
PCB mentioned Friday in its press launch that New Zealand Cricket authorities unilaterally referred to as off the ODI and T20 sequence with out taking the PCB into confidence.
The officers mentioned that NZC had not shared any particulars in regards to the threats with the PCB or Pakistan’s safety companies.