Pakistan desperate to host Asia Emerging Nations Cup

Pakistan is in no mood to allow up its right to host the Asia Emerging Nations Cup in April despite robust resistance from the the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI).

Besides India, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has additionally objected to Pakistan hosting the tournament citing security issues.

“Pakistan was given hosting rights once the ACC meeting was direct in Lahore on October twenty nine and India and Bangla Desh representatives weren’t present in this meeting,” a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) official mentioned.

He mentioned once the recent ACC meeting was direct last week in Dubai the Indian and Bangladesh boards created it clear that Pakistan could not host the event since several groups had raised security issues.

They asked for a replacement venue to be finalised for the event.

“We can do everything in our power to confirm that we have a tendency to do host the Asian rising Nations Cup,” the official

The PCB official aforementioned for the nonce the matter had been placed on hold and it absolutely was wrong to mention that the tournament had been detached of Pakistan.

“The main objection raised by india is that in current political situation India cannot send its team to play anyplace in Pakistan and it ought to are consulted before deciding the venue,” he said.

PCB chief Najam Sethi had created the announcement regarding  Pakistan hosting the Asia rising Nations Cup in April once Sri lanka came to Lahore to play the lone T20 match on October twenty nine.

BCCI and PCB are already hostile over the latter’s call to file a compensation claim with the ICC’s Dispute Resolution Committee.

PCB is seeking around USD sixty million compensation from the BCCI for not honouring a MoU signed between the 2 boards in 2014 beneath that each countries were to play six bilateral series between 2015 and 2023.